• The Farm

    In like a Lion

    The end of February brought us fine, drying days and pleasant blue skies, to the point where discussions involving things like “Spring” and “the clocks going forward” were being uttered often and with genuine enthusiasm. But like most things, this delusional state was short lived and we, along with the rest of the country, experienced plummeting thermometers and the increased workload that accompanies it. Earlier in the week an older lady shared the old wives’ tale; “if March comes in like a Lion, it will go out like a Lamb”. Reflecting on this conversation, there was little doubt that March did indeed creep in and shock us in good lion-like…