My Blog:- A Barrel full of Gin~ny

A visit to small homestead.

Today was a perfect late summer day for our visit to Monmouthshire, in the southwest of the UK . About 22 degrees of beautiful sunshine.  It is not often that we get a chance to visit our dear friends on their idyllic little farm.  They specialise in pygmy goats but they have a range of … Continue reading A visit to small homestead.

Nearly visited Hatfield House

We had to take a business trip to Hatfield House today, so I took a walk around the grounds of Hatfield House.   It is £19 per person which is probably really good value for money to see inside the house but  I didn't have time to make that worth while.  So I strolled around the … Continue reading Nearly visited Hatfield House

The Hulks

The Hulks is the local name given to the Ship's Graveyard in Purton on the River Severn. The Ships were landed on the coastal edge to minimise erosion.  There is a list of all the names that were laid to rest there.  It is quite a sight to see all these huge hulks on the … Continue reading The Hulks

What does Fifi have in the shop today..?

I popped in to visit my sister in her shop in Wotton-under-edge today and she was fretting because she has not had time to post all her stock on facebook and instagram.  So I help her do a facebook live video and then post it on her YouTube.  Fifi is a great interior designer but … Continue reading What does Fifi have in the shop today..?

The Kymin

The Kymin is the first property to be bought by the National Trust in the 18th Century.  It was used as a dining room for the High Born to take a break from their hunting  and leisures in the wonderful grounds and woodlands around. A local lady would go there once a week to prepare their meal … Continue reading The Kymin