Archive: 2010

Snow!
Snow!

I thought I had my Christmas fortnight organised: finish work in Oxford a week earlier and return to the farm to start decorating the bnb.  I had rushed around during the first half of December to fulfil all my mistletoe orders as well as purchase all my gifts so things were looking pretty good but I didn’t count on snow, or…

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My passions: fabric, old chairs, and cookery books.
My passions: fabric, old chairs, and cookery books.

Maybe passion is the wrong word to use and obsession more accurately describes my behaviour when it comes to fabric, old chairs, and cookery books.  I seem to collect all three at the same rate!  I just cannot walk away from any old chair that I think can be brought back to life with a little bit of tender loving care.  And…

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Preparing for Spring…
Preparing for Spring…

I’ve been filling what little spare time I have recently with researching daffodil bulbs which has proved trickier than first anticipated.  I decided that it would be lovely to have daffodils lining the driveway in spring even though I know it will be a constant battle to stop the sheep from eating them!  Not one to give…

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The Beginning of a Farm Stay Bed & Breakfast
The Beginning of a Farm Stay Bed & Breakfast

I kept putting it off and procrastinating this blog while I decided what people might like to read.  I then realised that the things I take for granted at Huntlands Farm and its surrounding area are most likely what you would like to know about and enjoy one day, should you decide to visit us. With the planned opening of the…

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