Tag Archives: outdoors

A man with a plan

April, in many ways, represents my favourite time of year. Whilst the weather may still not be brilliant and work schedules seem to get ever fuller, I can’t help but get excited as I start to day dream and plan … Continue reading

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Penchant for all things porcine

“What is it with you and pigs!?” This was the very reasonable question that my wife posed to me the other week as I proudly displayed yet another newspaper article that I had had published regarding the British pig industry. … Continue reading

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Pig Overdose

This year’s Royal Bath and West Show promised pristine, prize winning animals, plenty of local food, gallons of cider and lots and lots of pigs. Needless to say, it took very little persuasion for my wife and I to take … Continue reading

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Bankholiday Bumbling

Three days off? Sun shining? There was only one thing I was going to do this bank holiday weekend; spend every available second outdoors, enjoying my garden and all the beauty that my rural location provides. And pay a little … Continue reading

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Changes: Garden, Chooks and People

When I return from a trip away I always expect change to have occurred when I return. No matter if I have been away from home for a few days, or a few months, I anticipate that in my absence … Continue reading

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Postworkhorticulturalsunshine

I can almost believe that Spring is…..Springing. Yesterday evening saw a frenetic burst of muddy, horticultural based shenanigans as my wife and I made the most of the precious post-work sun to clear up some of the chicken based carnage … Continue reading

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It’s All About The Green

I was racking my mind for a long time trying to think of what to write about for my first blog post. I contemplated attempting to create some deep, meaningful monologue about the great outdoors, how I love it and … Continue reading

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