Medlars!!

Mespilus germanica... Gone a bit crazy for these this year. I love that they're so old and unknown by most and that you can't eat them until they have been bletted - Bletting being a process of the fruit over ripening to make it edible! Love it! So my amazing husband surprised me with a …

First Frost

Agghhh the sound of crunchy grass! I love it so much. Up early to walk Chico but secretly it's so I can see the frost and how it's changed everything. Those gorgeous leaves that were glowing in the sun yesterday have been encased in ice and the cobwebs suddenly hang heavy that previously remained hidden …

Autumn 

So I'm laying in bed and looking out the window at the sky and I just can't believe how beautiful it is this time of year.  I don't think I have ever really appreciated the colours of autumn until this year I've been enjoying using them in my work all the colours,  all the fruits, …