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Those of you who follow this blog will doubtless have formed a picture of Rupert. A larger than life, amiable bon viveur: this is true. Extraordinarily hairy stunt double for the missing link: this too is true. A man who … Continue reading
Building the compost toilets Trouble is they are too good to use now, best build some plain ones for the guests!
Today we started to build our new clay oven. This involves a lot of sand, a lot of clay, a lot of effort, a fair bit of winebut a lot of laughing. A very substantial wood and masonry base is built … Continue reading
Spring is in the air. Birds are singing, flowers are flowering, other things are doing whatever it is they do in spring. All this can only mean one thing – mother’s day. Rupert’s mother has made the arduous trip down … Continue reading
Real progress today; the first yurt is up and the second base is layed out. Here’s how to do it:- First Make your base.. Then a floor… Draw a circle Put up the walls… Now the … Continue reading
Those who follow Rupert’s adventures will know that we very nearly collected the yurts last week. Now for the return! Once again we chose the awesome power of the Vito, confident this time that it would be big enough. … Continue reading
After our posting on almost collecting the yurts we have had many requests for our sprout biryani recipe so here goes. This is a quick and simple recipe based on Rupert’s sausage and raw sprout recipe. Ingredients: Sprouts Biryani sauce … Continue reading
Today was to be an important milestone in the great Yurt project, the arrival of the solar hot water panels. Peter, the nice man from solar project (http://www.solarproject.co.uk/) arranged to meet me at Leasefied at 14:00. I drove the 90 … Continue reading
Great excitement at Leasefield! The new yurts are finally to be picked up and erected! We have had a few problems long the way but it is all plain sailing now. The only problem is what vehicle to take? We … Continue reading