Monthly Archives: June 2011

Using what’s already there

Not ones to waste an opportunity, Ria and Chrisje have been extracting the great digested compost from the bottom of the compost heap and picking out all the plastic, metal, broken glass, chicken bones and other rubbish that had accumulated … Continue reading

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This is a cross-posting from my (Ria’s) regular blog, but it has its place here too. An idea occurred to me Sunday, working in the garden the whole weekend, I’m not growing vegetables, I’m cleaning this piece of land that … Continue reading

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Delays explained

It’s been a while since I posted anything here, but that doesn’t mean we haven’t been busy! Chrisje has now moved her gear over from the King’s Mill and the sleeping space has been rearranged to accommodate her furniture. It … Continue reading

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