Archive of November 2011 Articles

Beautiful Hearts

26th November 2011 | Dee's Diary, Shop, Southlands Farm News | No Comments

My wonderful Mum is very talented when it comes to sewing and she has made these gorgeous tartan hearts with buttons and mistletoe for our festive open day….they are Fab! Read the full post

Robson’s Arrival!

21st November 2011 | Dee's Diary, Local News, Shop, Southlands Farm News | No Comments

Robson’s arrival! Lavender one of our lovely lady Dexters has just had the sweetest bull calf with a curly black coat. We have called him “Robson” after the great chap who is making Charles’s new shed with him as it was all action on the shed when this little Dexter made his Read the full post

Christmas cooking at Southlands Farm

21st November 2011 | Dee's Diary, Food, Local News, Shop, Southlands Farm News | No Comments

Today we have been busy baking. Claire and I have made hundreds of mince pies in preparation for our very first Open Day on Sunday 11th of December. It definitely made us feel festive with wonderful smells of cooking and coffee filling the kitchen. More baking is in hand although next time I think w Read the full post

Getting Crafty for Christmas!

16th November 2011 | Dee's Diary, Local News, Shop, Southlands Farm News | No Comments

Here at Southlands Farm I have been getting creative preparing for our Open Day event on Sunday 11th of December. The farmhouse kitchen is a flurry with glitter, fairy’s, gingham, felt and fabric…creating delicious decorations that you won’t find on the high street.?….You see Read the full post

The New Farm Shop is Open!

11th November 2011 | Dee's Diary, Food, Local News, Shop, Southlands Farm News | 2 Comments

It is So exciting! We have been busy cooking, labelling, packaging and at last it has all come together in the opening of our tiny Farm Shop. It is possibly the smallest shop in England! but what it lacks in size it hopefully makes up for in content! Charles and I are passionate about low ... Read the full post

Autumn’s Bounty

8th November 2011 | Dee's Diary, Food, Shop, Southlands Farm News | No Comments

With the wind bashing our trees recently I have had rather a lot of fallen apples to deal with. Now the weather is getting colder we have an excuse to make all those delicious cozy puddings.One of our family favourites is Tarte Tatin. It is the perfect way to use your apples and tastes delicious ... Read the full post

 

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