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About gwylfalife

Partner in Summer Strawberries, homes and interiors shop in Barmouth. www.summerstrawberries.co.uk. Have four Miniature dachshunds (two wire haired and two smooth) .Live with my partner on the banks of the Mawddach river in Meirioneth, Gwynedd , Wales.

Paddington creator Michael Bond passes away aged 91

Originally posted on The World of Animator Ivor Wood:
Michael Bond and Paddington. Image sourced from The Telegraph by Geoff Pugh This afternoon came with some very sad news, Michael Bond the creator of Paddington Bear and The Herbs has…

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Bealtaine Cottage Podcast and Slideshow…Moving Forward!

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Originally posted on Bealtaine Cottage ~ The Oldest, Independent, Permaculture Smallholding in Ireland! Conceived, Designed, Planted and Worked by One Woman! :
Welcome to the Cottage Podcast! This is Saturday morning at Bealtaine Cottage, Ireland. Beauty is here on the bed as…

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Lunar Eclipse in Pisces Full Moon

Originally posted on Bealtaine Cottage ~ The Oldest, Independent, Permaculture Smallholding in Ireland! Conceived, Designed, Planted and Worked by One Woman! :
I walked out tonight into the bright light of the full moon. We have, over the past few days, experienced…

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A country day!

Today is a fresher,sunny day and just the sort of day to get out into the garden and make tidying progress! With four Dachshunds as ‘helpers’ it takes twice as long…but I wouldn’t be without them! We have had Dachshunds … Continue reading

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Magical Spirits

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It’s a wet evening. It’s a cool evening too. I’ve lit the stove and the kettle begins to sing on…

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Gwylfa.

Hello and thanks for stopping by. Occasional post about life in the country. I was born in the southern tip of rural Warwickshire to a farming family.A fabulous  fifties childhood. Trying to recreate ( as best as modernity allows) that … Continue reading

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