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Recipe: Chickweed Pakoras

City Folk Last Saturday we had friends over for dinner …city folk. I love saying city folk because I once used to be one, but not any longer. We live in the country now, with an abundance of gravel paths, hedgerows and the smell of cow dung in the air. Everywhere around us there is…

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Book Review: The Wild Life

One day John Lewis-Stempel tells his wife he will live of the land for a year and she replies with “Its very you”. So thus begins a year of foraging for hedgerow veg and fruits, shooting rabbits and birds and the occasional fishing expedition. John Lewis-Stempel writes with humor and honesty. It is clear he…

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