Posted in November 2011

End of Month View – November 2011

End of Month View – November 2011

The last days of November are mostly full of rain and strong winds that beat at the walls and whistle round the windows, while the temperatures hover in the low teens during these short days, dropping to a minimum of 5°C on the coldest night so far. The weekend was mainly dry and sunny though, … Continue reading

Carpinus Diem

Carpinus Diem

Situated on top of a hill, with spectacular and far-reaching views of the countryside all around, we find it important to keep our boundaries as open as possible to welcome in those views, while still breaking the fierce south-westerlies that whip across us, and keeping curious cows from our crops and borders. Our situation means … Continue reading

GBBD – November 2011

GBBD – November 2011

We have reached the midpoint of November, and a series of clear sunny days, though the air is cold and the sun’s trajectory noticeably lower in the sky.

Inbetween Days

Inbetween Days

The first days of November have mostly been mild and cloudy, with infrequent showers of varying intensity, although this weekend brought a welcome snap of cold clear sunshine.