Blooming spring

Rapeseed flowers are in full bloom, allowing people to enjoy a world completely bathed in yellow. These vibrant yellow beauties are a magnificent sight as you drive around the countryside. They only bloom for around 3-4 weeks in the springtime, less if there is heavy rain. Rapeseed is grown primarily for oil.

Forest bathing

Shinrin-yoku is a Japanese term usually translated into English by “Forest bathing”. It describes the practice of healing through being immersed in nature. Quarter of a mile from our house lays a narrow path which marks the entrance into the woods. This is the largest private forest of the county, dedicated to hunting and timberContinue reading “Forest bathing”