Today we picked the first of our crop of blackberries - again all netted to keep the birds out. They're not as flavoursome as wild blackberries but nice all the same.
Here they are in one of our white dimpled bowls.
We've been to Malton today to see the owner of the Cosy Cottage soap company who wants us to make some little shaving soap bowls.
And we had a nice walk around Castle Howard estate on public footpaths. However, it strikes me that the owners are making it difficult for walkers - there were very few finger posts or direction arrows - perhaps they want them to go into the grounds and pay......