Bed & Breakfast nr Leigh, Tonbridge, Kent

Posts made in March, 2012

Fen and Huckleberry – the end of an exhausting day!

Posted by on Mar 15, 2012 in Charcott Blog, Life at Charcott

Fen and Huckleberry – the end of an exhausting day!

These two are great pals and are only too happy to curl up together in the computer room on a chilly March evening.

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Dutch Apple Cake

Posted by on Mar 12, 2012 in Charcott Blog, Recipes

Dutch Apple Cake

This is the cake that himself has been making to welcome guests with on arrival.  It’s been a huge success and having prised the recipe out of him I’ll now attempt to share it.  At the moment he’s making it in half quantities in a 13cm tin (as shown in the photograph) but anticipates full production once the season begins.  Ginger biscuits are shown alongside and recipe will hopefully follow at a later date.  And yes, it does dip in the middle! INGREDIENTS:     2...

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Japonica

Posted by on Mar 12, 2012 in Charcott Blog, Life at Charcott

Japonica

And had to add this one of the japonica blossom………..!

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Further thoughts of spring…………!

Posted by on Mar 12, 2012 in Charcott Blog, Life at Charcott

Further thoughts of spring…………!

  Yes, we really are nearly there.  Taken yesterday in the garden – the very first 3 aubretia flowers….!

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Bluebells

Posted by on Mar 10, 2012 in Charcott Blog, Life at Charcott

Bluebells

Continuing with the dreaming of spring theme I thought I’d add a picture of the woods behind Charcott Farmhouse. Taken at Easter last year when we had that week of glorious hot weather.  The woods were looking and smelling utterly ravishing and you really did get the feeling of “God’s in his heaven and all’s right with the...

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