Tag Archives: rural life

Stop press: Orford General Store Awards

Firstly congratulations to all those at the Orford General Store for winning the Countryside Alliance UK and Ireland Village Shop and Post Office Champion 2012. We missed visiting when I wrote the piece below and have since caught up with … Continue reading

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Giant Puffballs in July

I have been surprise to find that the puffballs, normally only available in September are already out and doing really well in July. The combination of warm damp ( well wet) weather has done its stuff and the fungi are … Continue reading

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Ruralism in the US Midwest

I have been introduced to a great blog that is bringing to our screens the amazing personal history of the rural midwest. There was even a publication called Missouri Ruralist which is featured. Do look at Prairie Yesteryear.

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Ruralism

This site is intended as a place to share thoughts on rural living. It can be positive or negative, recent or historical.  If you think that there is something about living in the country which is distict from city living … Continue reading

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