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Bee Keeping

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    Let the Celebrations Begin…

    Blog 17th December 2014

    Christmas is coming – it’s practically here! As our celebrations begin, let’s make sure that our hearts and minds, as well as our homes and kitchens, are ready for Christmas.…

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    All about the bees, 'bout the bees

    Blog 26th November 2014

    Tucked up but still centre stage Whilst each colony of bees is almost at their lowest head count, with all the boys kicked out and the girls focused on protecting…

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    Half Term Hens & Honey Show…

    Blog 1st November 2014

    We’ve had a great half term holiday as a family which began in Paris to celebrate the first two years of my husband’s business and ended with us picking up…

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    October Offerings…

    Blog 18th October 2014

    Mmm, we really must remember 2014 for the long warm season that began in April and is still proving mild in mid-October, there’s still food growing in the kitchen garden…

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    Bonnes Vacances…

    Blog 11th September 2014

    We had a wonderful holiday in South West France again this year and delighted in not just eating the regional food but also meeting the local people. SoirĂ©e Gourmande… We…

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    Sweet Summertime…

    Blog 6th August 2014

    I can’t believe how great the weather has been this year; some of our fruits seem to be ripening early and it looks like a bumper year for honey from…

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    Peachy Keen…

    Blog 21st July 2014

    peachy keen: adj. excellent; fine, worthy We’ve had a first and a last here at Hen Corner this week and the great weather is promising productivity in the Kitchen Garden.…

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    All Change!

    Blog 13th October 2013

    We knew that September was going to be busy with harvest time and preserving, but it seems that the page turning on the calendar has caused both leaves and temperatures…

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    Urban Food Fortnight

    Blog 27th September 2013

    It’s been really exciting to celebrate Urban Food Fortnight with other Londoners who are joining together to grow a Million Meals. What with Cider Sunday, Cultivate London Open Day and…

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    Home and Away…

    Blog 12th September 2013

    We have had a great summer and are now busy harvesting fruit, vegetables and honey. We have two Pick and Pickle Courses lined up and are gathering up all spare…