More adventure in smallholding today, we are excited to see our chillies and peppers doing so well this year after a disappointing almost none existent harvest last year. Life in our wee corner of Hungary is still uncomfortably warm with temperatures hovering […]
Spring for the photographer is a magic time, well it is for this photographer anyway, the emergence of life after a long and bitter winter offers a fantastic opportunity to head out and add that optimistic splash of colour into your portfolio and revel in the majesty of spring!
I have been posting on my 365 project for weeks about the lack of winter about the lack of winter and that I was terribly excited about the forthcoming planting season. Well since my last post here we certainly had our share of winter, very much like the […]
I have been asked a lot recently how on earth we ended up here in the middle of Rural Hungary, I guess I have been fortunate to pick up lots of new followers with my new website so thought it would be a good idea to recap how on […]
…but our thoughts are already looking towards the garden!
Before moving to Hungary neither myself nor my wife could be accused of having green fingers, however, given that we now have 5,500m² of land devoted to growing our food we have become a little obsessed! We are now in […]
I took a stroll out of the village yesterday to amble to our nearest ATM, a mere 8km round trip, naturally I took my camera and was musing on the way back how big the sky is… We live in the middle of the Pannonian Plain in the […]
2011 was a fantastic year for us, it seemed to pass by in the blink of an eye and it is hard to believe that we have been in our rural paradise for over 3 1/2 years!
January is the month when Winter really hits home for us we have […]
A couple of weeks back my wife started suffering with a bit of toothache that started getting a little worst so after an unsuccessful trip to a local dentist we bit the bullet and took a trip into the Big City! Budapest is an incredibly beautiful city and […]
One of the undeniable truths of being an expat is that there are just some foods that you yearn after and I am no different, I would not necessarily describe myself as a “foodie” but I love to eat and I love to cook and as we grow some […]
Winter is meant to be a time for rest and relaxation for us but as yet this year we have not stopped and this last week I embarked on an unexpected foray into the world of teaching photography.
If you have been following me on either Twitter or Facebook you […]