Over the past five years we’ve used bank holidays to work hard on our outdoor space. This weekend, however, we’ve slowed down a lot and appreciated the hard work our past selves have put in.Read More
You know when you haven't seen a really good friend for ages but when you meet up it's like you've never been apart? Well, that's how it is with me and homemade damson jam.
And I don't mean it's lesser cousin, shop bought damson jam, I mean HOMEMADE damson jam.
I have been looking forward to making damson jam now for two whole years. We planted the tree about four years ago and it bore fruit in it's second year. Only enough for about four jars of jam, but that was four jars of a-mazing jam.
Then, last year, there was nothing. Not a single solitary damson.Read More