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  • Lotherton Hall 2016

Lotherton Hall 2016

June 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

We spent fathers day at Lotherton Hall, near Leeds. I love nothing more than escaping for the day with my little family, forgetting about the stresses of the never-ending to-do list, housework and just everyday [...]

  • Lily-Radishing

Radish and Sweetcorn

June 18th, 2016|0 Comments

Our family spent the afternoon at our allotment with my cousin Reanna. The weather was lovely, we had a productive day and the children had loads of fun playing with their favourite Auntie*. The children [...]

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Cheese and Chive Scones

June 13th, 2016|0 Comments

I have been waiting to make Cheese and Chive scones since I planted some chives in my garden at home, but last year they were too small to harvest. When I baked them, I didn't [...]

Paths, Planting and Brassica Cages

June 4th, 2016|0 Comments

Its summer now, and our allotment is finally starting to look like an allotment should. We had a late start this year due to the allotment being flooded from Christmas until the beginning of May, [...]

Hello! I'm Hannah

I'm a mother of four children aged 6 and under. We write about our journey to lead a happy, simple, frugal & green life. Our house is full of love and laughter, with 4 children their is never a dull moment or warm coffee.

Allotment Kitchen

  • cheese-chive-scones

Cheese and Chive Scones

June 13th, 2016|0 Comments

I have been waiting to make Cheese and Chive scones since I planted some chives in my garden at home, but last year they were too small to harvest. When I baked them, I didn't [...]

Edible Garden

  • Lily-Radishing

Radish and Sweetcorn

June 18th, 2016|0 Comments

Our family spent the afternoon at our allotment with my cousin Reanna. The weather was lovely, we had a productive day and the children had loads of fun playing with their favourite Auntie*. The children [...]

Family

Beautiful Amy, You are 3 years old!

April 21st, 2016|0 Comments

Dear Beautiful Amy. You are three years old, and I can't believe how fast time is flying. You are my big girl, and you wont hear anyone call you a baby without a stern word. [...]

Life

A Simple Easter Weekend – Mortgage Free By Forty

March 28th, 2016|2 Comments

Mortgage Free by Forty - A series of posts explaining how we live simply but don't go without. Its been a strange Easter weekend, we celebrated by enjoying the glorious sunshine, we danced in the [...]

Travel

  • Lotherton Hall 2016

Lotherton Hall 2016

June 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

We spent fathers day at Lotherton Hall, near Leeds. I love nothing more than escaping for the day with my little family, forgetting about the stresses of the never-ending to-do list, housework and just everyday [...]

Simple Living

Why we choose to live on a small income

April 13th, 2016|4 Comments

Long term readers of my blog, (Hi, Mr T) will know that our mission is to be mortgage free by forty, which probably makes us sound quite wealthy, but we are just a ordinary family [...]