Select Page

3 weeks of No Rain!!

Not just no rain, lots of sunshine!! Keeping the plants watered has been a full time job!! Our friends from America arrived and brought with them some pure sunshine, 3 weeks here feels like a summer worth of great weather. We were pleased to see some rain clouds roll...

Birthday Celebrations

This year we decided that since there are several May birthdays in our family that we should throw a big BBQ birthday bash and low and behold the weather was on our side!! Since the deck is finished and the hut is in place we decided to put up a marquee next to it and...

The Walk is Open again!

We have had some major repairs happening at the start of the walk and although it is not finished we have managed to get the path back to a usable state. Everyone is welcome but please remember to respect the garden and wildlife and take any litter with you off the...

The Veg Patch

Things are looking good in the veg patch, we have several varieties of potato growing, lots of beans climbing up bamboo poles in new beds, a very full onion bed, broccoli on the way and a polytunnel full of veg. It has been a great to have the polly-tunnel properly...

Romesco Sauce

  If you have never had Romesco Sauce you are in for a real treat. I tastes amazing and can be served with so many things in so many ways. Here I will provide the sauce recipe and some suggestions with more in depth recipes to come. Romesco Sauce: The heart of...

Blood Orange Salad

This is a delightful, colourful and refreshing salad. This recipe is for a starter for 4 and I made each salad on a plate as opposed to putting it all in a bowl to be tossed and served but you could try that in which case I would stick to wedge or cube shapes for the...

Rudha Mor EATS!!

We are a family full of foodies and so we thought it was high time to start sharing some of the amazing meals we eat here. A favourite food in this household is Hot Smoked Salmon so you will probably find that features in many dishes but we also cater for many guests...

April 3-7 Spring Prep

Busy in the lean-to getting lots of small plants potted up and more seeds planted. The polly tunnel beds and getting filled in, we have 6 rows of carrots in the first bed as you walk in. It is the only bed in the polly tunnel that is double the height and it is filled...

Rhododendron Ponticum Control

Rhododendron ponticum is everywhere on Rudha More and in some cases it is good as it creates a wind block and when we do remove it thought must go into how we can add new wind defences. There are spots all along the woodland walk where we are doing this, some small...