It’s that time of the year when baking and making turns to Christmas. I doubled up the ingredients in the video, but here they are to make a approximate 2.5 pint pudding: 225g whole sultanas (minced) 225g whole sultanas 225g … Continue reading
It’s that time of year when the preserving pan comes out and I turn some of the produce from the allotment and elsewhere into preserves: jams, chutneys, jellies, and pickles. I made some pumpkin and ginger jam (which always turns … Continue reading
Posted in Cooking, Fork To Fork, Self-sufficient, Video
Tagged cooking, ginger, jam, jelly, plot to plate, pumpkin, quince, video, video post
The tomatoes in the potting shed are starting to ripen, it’s only been 7 1/2 weeks since they were planted out and they’re good to be eaten.
It’s been a while, but here are a couple of video updates (one from the allotment and one from the potting shed).
Posted in Dog, Dogs, Fork To Fork, Garden / Allotment, Video
Tagged allotment, broad beans, broccoli, cabbage, cauliflower, dog, dog walk, dog walking, dogs, fork to fork, garden, potato, ruby, Self-sufficient, video, video post, wilson
Each year for the past few years I’ve been doing a year end review; last year I split that across the year, doing one at the end of each quarter. This year I’m going to try and do the same … Continue reading
Posted in Annual Review, Being Positive, books, Film, Fork To Fork, Garden / Allotment, Life, Self-sufficient, tv, Video
Tagged allotment, books
Lots of pics of snow in my twitter feed today. We have none, just wet and windy. — Alan (@tontowilliams) December 10, 2017 My week started with lots of comments on the weather, particularly the snow, of which we had … Continue reading
Posted in books, Film, Fork To Fork, Garden / Allotment, Quick Links, Self-sufficient, work
Tagged allotment, books, car, christmas, Environment, Government, life in general, Monty Halls, Ready Player One, snow, Star Wars, Tomb Raider, wildlife, work