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Catch up October!


Time for a quick recap since my last post. October brought us fantastic weather and we were able to harvest the olives this year. We had a great crop and after only picking half our trees, we managed to haul … Continue reading

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Italian Green or Gold?


There has been a lot said about the purity of olive oil including the discussion of colour and shelf life. I would like to share with you my own oil know-how on the topic and this should be the final post … Continue reading

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Making Olive Oil!


I’m pooped! Here are the results 🙂 We got 267 kilos of olives and 40 litres of oil. The yield was not very good for the amount of olives picked this year but we are still very happy with the … Continue reading

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Olive Harvest fatto!


Well yesterday gave us great weather and great new memories for the olive season. We are getting some power surges today so this will be a short post. We press the olives tomorrow so stay tuned for the final results!

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Harvesting Olive oil vacations…does Popeye know?


Occasionally, my husband and I dream about running our own B&B. I say dream because I know it’s a lot of work to run your own business and quite honestly I’m not sure I like to work that much! But … Continue reading

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