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How to Create a Wildflower Meadow – Step 1

How to create a wildflower meadow

So, our journey on how to create a Wildflower Meadow begins…(thanks for BBOWT – Berks, Bucks and Oxon Wildlife Trust – for their help and advice on how to do this) Step one – cut the hay (and get rid of it!) Every June (normally on the Glastonbury Weekend) we have a party – Ross […]

How to Create a Wildflower Meadow – The Plan

How to create a wildflower meadow

The start of our journey for how to create a wildflower meadow… When we bought our house, it came with a field – we didn’t set out to buy a field so didn’t really have any plans! The field itself is approximately 6 acres of arable land on the edge of Oxfordshire. Since the early […]

Bee Happy Plants to Attract Bees in Summer

Bee Happy Plants to attracts bees in Sumer

Which are the best Bee Happy Plants to attract bees throughout the summer? It takes a lot of energy to produce all that honey which is why flowers providing nectar and pollen for bees are so crucial. You probably think there’s plenty of flowers during the summer for bees but actually there’s a lull in […]

Dog Walks in Oxfordshire – Enjoying the Great Outdoors

Dog Walks in Oxfordshire

If you’re one of our social media followers then it’s likely you’ve seen our gorgeous dog Bella feature in some of our posts (the picture above shows Bella with Ross (our Favoured Drone) walking the Cotswold Way). We love exploring the great outdoors with Bella and we’re lucky to have so many beautiful dog walks […]

Why We LOVE Natural Beeswax

is beeswax vegan

Natural Beeswax – Why do we love it here…Most people know what beeswax is, but have you ever thought about what’s in it? Natural Beeswax is, ultimately, made from nectar. The nectar is gathered by honey bees – hundreds of thousands of honey bees – from a wide range of flowers and trees throughout the […]

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