The result was to take on a one acre smallholding near Stroud. Both the land and the bricks and mortar are in need of renovation as Estate Agents say!
So, our first tasks in 2015 are an eco-makeover of the house, prepare the veg beds, and repair the greenhouse and orchard for a productive 2016.
Armed only with a DVD box set of ‘The Good Life’ and a 1976 edition of ‘The Complete Book of Self-Sufficiency’ what could possible go wrong?
Find out here, as we blog our way through 2015.