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A New Dawn

I've been driving past The Rising Sun in Donhead St Mary for a few months now with a feeling of anticipation and interest. First, there was lots of activity. Were they doing it up? Was it being turned into a home and losing its 'pub status'? What was happening? Then a sign went up. I'm… Continue reading A New Dawn

Blog, Lifestyle


Firstly, apologies for being so quiet on the blogging front. We have been moving house so I'm without the internet and my usual workspace. I'm ridiculously pleased we're getting our WiFi on Monday. After dinner this evening we all started talking about our food and where it comes from. I thought it would be interesting… Continue reading Origins


Eating seasonally: Squash and apple soup with cheddar croutons

As a Mum trying to live an 'eco-friendly' life I sometimes find that it can be tough to get the inspiration you need to serve seasonal food at mealtimes. It's so much easier to reach for convenience food. Food with questionable origins... With that in mind, I thought that it might be helpful to post… Continue reading Eating seasonally: Squash and apple soup with cheddar croutons