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We have had a busy few days...

We have had a busy few days...

Our journey to becoming self- sufficient....

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We have had a busy few days...

We have had a busy few days...

Our journey to becoming self- sufficient....

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Woodland Parks - Beautiful walks for November

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We're lucky enough to have a fantastic variety of woodlands pretty much all on our doorstep. We really are lucky.  If you are in Monmouthshire, now or any time soon; you have to check out Chepstow Park woods. There are a whole host of establish trails and here is a good link to work out the best route for you:    http://www.gps-routes.co.uk/routes/home.nsf/RoutesLinksWalks/chepstow-park-wood-walking-route

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Lovely Local Village Shop - Monmouthshire - 10/10

We dropped by the local village shop today - the pastries really were scrumptious! We really couldn't resist - we picked up caramel tart and it was delicious.  If you'd like to support our local village shop - head over to the Devauden Website (as it appears they don't have one)    http://www.devauden.org.uk/living-in-devauden/shop.html

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A roaring time we had at the Lion Inn, Trellech

So tonight we decided to have a half night off. I treated Matt to a lovely meal at the Lion Inn, Trellech, to plan some of our big ideas - or an activity for Matt to tame my ideas in (no pun intended).  We really were in for a treat; I ordered a classic lamb shank, with all the trimmings, including homemade mint sauce. The falafel burger tickled Matt’s fancy and oh was Matt tickled!  We’d give the Lion Inn, Trellech,  a solid 10/10 for a warm welcome (they have been at it for 400 years!), lovely pub grub and...

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