Trials and tribulations of the simple life

We’ve been consciously moving in the direction of ‘simple living’ for about 4 years now. We make our own bread, grow some produce, shop locally etc. but there are a few things that we started and no longer do. These things were making our life trickier not simpler. Things we no longer do: Make ourContinue reading “Trials and tribulations of the simple life”

Broad Bean Pasta with Parmesan

J hadn’t really ever had a vegetable garden until we started our small plot here, and I suppose this also leads on to the fact that he hadn’t eaten a lot of vegetables straight from the plant.  This year I’ve been able to see the joy on his face as he watches things grow fromContinue reading “Broad Bean Pasta with Parmesan”