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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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family, farming, new season, new year, update, veg garden -

Well January is well under way and we are so behind on the gardening aspect of the farm. The weather has definitely been against us with the amount of rain we had   this autumn/winter. Our field is just a muddy bog so trying to plant our crops has been put on hold until the ground firmed up. However, Im not one to sit by and just wait. I get itchy feet and my brain starts to whirl and then I start conversations with my husband that start with...."I've been thinking..." 

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