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Chilley Farm

Chilley Farm shop with fantastic butchers selling a wide variety of home reared and local meats and we also have a cafe. Play park for the children and we also offer basic camping with toilets, water and bbq’s and fire pits are welcome. 159 more words



My daughter holds the knife exactly as I taught her—arms straight out, left hand on the grip, right hand on the scabbard. She treads mindfully, keeping the sharp edge of the knife pointing away from the unicorn on her t-shirt. 377 more words


How to break down a whole chicken

There are countless ways you can break down a chicken but this is my usual operation which results in 2 drumsticks, 2 thighs, 2 wings, 2 breasts and a carcass. 500 more words


Arthur Avenue Stroll

I know that it’s important to post frequently when you have a blog, but I just can’t make myself sit down and write about something when I’ve got nothing. 491 more words



In 1974 we had the opportunity to run a cattle and sugar cane farm near Dondo, Sofala, Mozambique. At the time, there was fighting occurring in the country between two factions, Frelimo,and Renamo.   1,993 more words


Kerry, Cork and Candy!

We took leave of Waterville with a reluctant fondness, once again dithering over the wisest route to follow. Should we complete our clockwise coastal circle, or cut across through the less traveled Glencar, the Irish Highlands?. 844 more words


Sausages, a strawberry and coming up roses.

I began today with a trip to my favourite butcher, John O’Flynn & Sons.This is a proper, old-fashioned butcher’s shop. They don’t sell breakfast rolls or coleslaw and they don’t sell cut-price bargains. 289 more words