The evenings have been very busy for our barn owls as the young are out practicing flight with their parents. It really is wonderful to be able to sit and watch them and to know that another generation is ready for the world.
Last Sunday Monpazier held its first Brocante of the year. It was wonderful to see stalls once more being set up and traders exhibiting their wares. The attention to detail was excellent with hygiene being taken very seriously so that buyers could definitely feel comfortable and reassured. Tourists are once again arriving to enjoy the … Read moreBrocante time again
We had some very welcome rain this week and that combined with the sunshine is proving wonderful for the meadows. As we are an organic farm they are full of wild flowers and insects and we are hopeful for a good hay crop later in the year. The view from the rear terrace across to … Read moreFlourishing Fields
Being blessed with fabulous weather has been wonderful during the present situation. We spend the days outside busy gardening; weeding, pruning and planting. We now need some rain as although we always plant drought resistant plants they do need moisture when they are young and settling in. Fortunately we have a huge pile of mulch. … Read moreGardening Galore