Be Kind with that Judgement

This morning two Social Media Pages I follow have been the target of public abuse from readers or people who don’t follow them but feel it necessary to abuse them anyway. One page is a mum who advocates breastfeeding and heart centred parenting in a non-sugar coated way, the other is currently running two charity…

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Ode to a Tree

Last week we had to say goodbye to a beloved friend, this friend was a tree.  A tree at my son’s Kindergarten.   In the past I was never one to get sentimental over trees,  I even remember giving my poor work colleague grief when they cut down the Pine Tree on One Tree Hill…

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Pinecone Bird Feeder

Bird feeders are really simple to make and a great way to invite birds into your garden. This morning Alex and I made two for the two trees in our back yard. What you need: Pinecones Plate Spoon Butter knife Smooth peanut butter  Lard (found in the meat section at the supermarket) Birdseed (we used…

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Quince Jelly

Since we have been foraging a lot lately, I thought I would share the recipes that we use when we come across a good one. I also am a bit of a freestyle baker and will chop and change things a little to suit my taste buds.     Before making this Quince Jelly I…

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