Ruscus Aculeatus

I’ve been busy clearing ivy away from the ancient dog kennel and am really appreciating the beauty of the ruscus aculeatus which is growing at the base of the wall. It really is a wonderful winter plant.

Rick Stein in the Dordogne

Needless to say we watched the programme following Rick Stein travelling through France and the Dordogne. It certainly showed why we love living here and the wonderful places to visit as well as the cuisine to savour. The shot of the balloon coming down over the river which worried him for a moment is one … Read more