Cysing up

With the pears out of the way for the moment it’s time to turn to what’s become an annual ritual, pressing the apples. Unlike beer, I only get one shot a year at this. Loosing a batch of stout might be annoying but I can have another batch on the go in days, loosing cid/cys/er … Continue reading Cysing up

Bee Ware

I’ve been at it again.  I’ve been off with ‘flu,  the proper one,  not man’ flu.  I had a blank left from making my shaving bowl and I few days where I felt fine as long as didn’t attempt to move too much.  So I  sat there with a bit of beeswax and started on … Continue reading Bee Ware

Bowling 

Hello again!  And I think I can still just about get away with ‘Happy New Year”. I’ve been at it again – stinking out the house with the aroma of burning wax and hot metal. Whilst abluting on New Years day I looked at my Gentleman’s grooming accessories and decided leaving a razor sharp,  um, … Continue reading Bowling