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Spreading the word – or not!

By Andrea Maguire / 2 Oct 2011
Butter

As you should know by now, the provenance of my food is what is so important to me.  And that is why I’ve always been…

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We're Jammin' Again

By Andrea Maguire / 7 Sep 2011

It’s that time year again – already.  All the plums are ripe at the same time again, including the Damsons!  Plus we just collected bags…

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Getting Greener!

By Andrea Maguire / 12 Aug 2011
Vegetable Beds

The other thing we’ve been working on over the past month is our walled garden.  We’ve always lusted after one and now we have created…

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Nearly There…

By Andrea Maguire / 11 Jul 2011
Split Farthing Hall

With my parents visiting and the house getting close to being finished, it was such a hectic June that I never got the opportunity to…

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Seeing Red…

By Andrea Maguire / 26 May 2011
Fruit

Recently a friend of mine was told he had a high cholesterol level and was prescribed Lipitor.  Apparently when he asked the doctor if there…

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The Low Fat Brainwash

By Andrea Maguire / 30 Apr 2011
Low Fat Brainwash

I’m still amazed at how the low-fat theory is so deeply ingrained in people’s minds.  Recently I’ve heard a number of stories of people who…

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