October 28th, 2019 — Secrets of the Castle

Secrets of the Castle If you’re not careful you can learn something every day.  I learned something months ago and just remembered it this morning and realised Medieval housewives were not only innovative they were downright brilliant.   We’ve watched all of the living history series from the BBC available on You Tube. One, Secrets of… Continue reading October 28th, 2019 — Secrets of the Castle

June 17th, 2019 — Full Strawberry Moon

Full Strawberry Moon If you’re trying to incorporate eating fresh, local and seasonal into your life now is the time for strawberry picking.  We went Friday to our local U-Pick farm and in an hour picked enough fresh, juicy berries to last us all winter; if we’re careful how often we go to the freezer… Continue reading June 17th, 2019 — Full Strawberry Moon

February 18th, 2019 — When Chickens Come Home to Roost

When the Chickens Come Home to Roost Does anyone remember back to 1999 when Y2K was going to wipe out civilization as we know it?  All because the year portion of the date on computers was the last 2 digits only; how would the computer know it was 2000?  Our cars, modern medical technology, phones,… Continue reading February 18th, 2019 — When Chickens Come Home to Roost