Springwatch has arrived in our garden

We’ve recently treated ourselves to a new toy… an infrared camera trap. Tonight was a trial run with it, and we are utterly delighted with the results… our first ever night time image at 1:57am this morning was Mr Hedgehog having a wander around our orchard. I cannot wait to see if he comes back […]

Spring hasn’t quite sprung just yet…but it’s on its way

Spring is here, but not that you’d know it with the grey skies today. The heating is back on and the jumpers haven’t quite been stored away yet. So let’s focus on what’s yet to come…glorious long warm nights, stunning springtime flowers and pretty insects pollinating. Bring it on! If you haven’t already done so, […]

Screw you modern conveniences…getting back to nature and loving it!

Welcome to Kolaybyn Eco Lodge in Sweden. Granted this place is not for everyone… • You sleep on wooden bed in a wooden hut • You have to walk to the composting toilets in the dark • You have birds flying into your cabin through the cracks above the door to wake you up • […]