The Search Begins

Well that was a whirlwind trip! We’ve been looking at property for a while now online, but this weekend we went to view one! As we all have very different work schedules, finding a day at short notice that we’re all free can be a challenge. But, we did some juggling and made it happen. … More The Search Begins

Friends and Trees

You can’t get a much better combination than friends and trees; throw in a smallholding, sunny days, red kites overhead, a bonfire under the stars, and mushroom season and it’s guaranteed to make us grin like loons!      

Mass Motors

It’s so rare to find a mechanic that doesn’t overcharge, spin stories about faults, do things that are not needed because they’re guessing, or leave you feeling like you have no idea what’s just been done. But it seems like we found one! Mass Motors have impressed us enough to give them a shout out; … More Mass Motors

No-Knead Bread

Today we thought we’d share with you our ‘lazy day’ bread.┬áThe method we use is known to have been used in Italy for decades, and an early written account is noted in a 1972┬ácombination of cookbook and songs collection, haha. Suzanne Dunaway is usually accredited for the version that was popularised by food columnist Mark … More No-Knead Bread

Neo converted

A couple days, a pile of scrap wood, and a few cannibalised furniture parts later, Neo has a new interior. We weren’t planning on doing this so soon, but due to the LEZ restrictions we needed to do get it done quick-time. You can find the conversion requirements in our LEZ compliance post but we … More Neo converted