Monthly Archives: March 2011

Ex Libris Dinner – Site Gallery 4 March 2011

The brainchild of PJ taste and the new Director of the Site Gallery, Laura Sillars, the Ex Libris dinner was held on Friday the 4th March 2011.  As a way of launching the new look Site Canteen 80 guests were … Continue reading

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The Sap is Rising

I had made an unsuccessful attempt at collecting birch sap a few years ago, getting into action too late when the leaves were already forming.  Last week with spring definitely on the way we felt it was time to act … Continue reading

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Pancakes a flippin’ at Whirlowhall Farm

Pancakes with Lower Meadow School – Shrove Tuesday 8 March 2011 We laid on a hands-on pancake making demonstration at Whirlow Hall Farm on Shrove Tuesday. Peter Moulam and Mat Webster were the cooks from PJ taste who set up … Continue reading

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Spring Foraging – Delight in the New Season

Delight in the new season that is Spring seems all the more intense coming after the cold and prolonged winter.  This year I have been amazed at the amount of fresh sprouting greens available just outside my urbanish back door.  … Continue reading

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