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Since we took on the farm 5 years ago now, the rhythm life has changed. that's not to say that I didn't cook from scratch or bake bread etc before we moved, that is deeply ingrained into my very being. No, what I mean is that we have learned to live more seasonally in food, clothing and in general life.  Living in a farm house that was built in the late 1800's with no central heating definitely is a sharp contrast to living in a modern house with heating and no drafts. Don't get me wrong, I LOVE my house,...

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Living on a farm is a wonderful and rewarding way to live, but it is also hard work and finding time to just slow down and relax is hard to do when there is always a job to be done. There are always pens to clean, fences to fix, animal housing that needs painting and repairing, the market garden to prepare for planting and so on and so forth....... The summer months get so busy that getting away is off the cards, but this time of year is perfect. Things on the farm have quietened down to a dull roar...

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