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Taking Care of Business – Six New Arrivals at the Lisia Cider Orchard

Jan 11, 20 Taking Care of Business – Six New Arrivals at the Lisia Cider Orchard

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A day of hard, but interesting, work preparing the ground for 6 new cider tree additions to the Lisia Cider Orchard.

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Bordeaux Harbour & Vale Castle by Drone

Dec 30, 19 Bordeaux Harbour & Vale Castle by Drone

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More drone practice – this time at Bordeaux Harbour and Vale Castle

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Clarence Battery by Drone

Dec 29, 19 Clarence Battery by Drone

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More videography practice with my new Mavic Mini drone – this time at Clarence Battery at Fort George.

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First Tasting of The (Fizzy) Lisia Gold 2019 Vintage

Dec 27, 19 First Tasting of The (Fizzy) Lisia Gold 2019 Vintage

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Christmas Tasting of the now fizzy Lisia Gold 2019 Vintage

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The Traditional Boxing Day Walk

Dec 26, 19 The Traditional Boxing Day Walk

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I was rather hoping to fly the drone across Bordeaux harbour but had to settle for just a rather bracing walk in a fresh gale.

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Mavic Mini Magic

My new DJI Mavic Mini drone and my first test flights 🙂...

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Cider Time – Lisia Gold 2019 & The Fellowship of the Naan

Dec 10, 19 Cider Time – Lisia Gold 2019 & The Fellowship of the Naan

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Cider Time – Lisia Gold 2019 & The Fellowship of the Naan

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Book Review : Surrounded by Idiots by Thomas Erikson

Nov 24, 19 Book Review : Surrounded by Idiots by Thomas Erikson

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Surrounded by Idiots by Thomas Erikson
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

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Book Review : The Badly Behaved Bible by Nick Page

Nov 09, 19 Book Review : The Badly Behaved Bible by Nick Page

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The Badly Behaved Bible by Nick Page
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

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Ashburnham 2019

Aug 27, 19 Ashburnham 2019

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Taking Care of Business … Caring for the Lisia Gold Cider Orchard

Jul 02, 19 Taking Care of Business … Caring for the Lisia Gold Cider Orchard

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It’s not just about the work you put in in the Autumn picking, pulping, pressing & brewing …

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Elburg

Jun 17, 19 Elburg

Posted by in Holland, Travel

As the Dutch say …. “prachtig”

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Nature’s Blessings

Jun 16, 19 Nature’s Blessings

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Being a boy from a small island – I love the huge skies and massive openness of the gorgeous Dutch landscapes.

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Nederlandse Koffie is de Lekkerste

Jun 15, 19 Nederlandse Koffie is de Lekkerste

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Been playing with some new and not so new (but recently upgraded) iPhone apps… FiLMiC Pro and iMovie

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