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The process and inspiration behind Oak & Awl

February 12, 2016

The north side of a hill close to our house in England often gets battered by winds, taking down trees far before their natural life is up. Whenever this happens I am out the next day with my chainsaw to salvage what nature disregarded in order to give it a second life...

January 28, 2016

At the tail end of last winter, my wife and I took a tour around Scotland and the lower Hebrides with her cousin Yanick and his wife Michele. If you have never visited this part of the world, do yourself a favour and go now. You can read more about our trip here.

 

While...

December 1, 2015

I love England. 

It has been very good to me, the people are great, the culture and history are unlike any other in the world, and I am proud to call it my home. But nothing is perfect, and there are a few things I don't love quite so much. 

 

So along with my beautiful w...

November 27, 2015

Since moving to Canada at the end of October, I have been waiting patiently for my favourite time of the year, when everything turns white - Winter. 

 

When I first told friends I was moving to Canada, most people's first reaction was "Are you crazy, it's freezing cold t...

November 1, 2015

 

Nothing tickles my taste buds like a good hot sauce, and after years of travelling around the world adding many triumphs of gastronomic concoctions to my collection, last year I decided it was about time I make a mess in the kitchen and create my own. I wanted to make...

October 14, 2015

At the tail end of last winter, my wife and I took a tour around Scotland and the lower Hebrides with her cousin Yanick and his wife Michele. If you have never visited this part of the world, do yourself a favour and go now. I could talk for hours about why you should...

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