I had eight days at Pomar before the June Walkinginspirit retreats and it was with some trepidation that I drove up the track on the first day. There hadn’t been […]
Nothing prepared me for the stunning beauty of Pomar when I arrived for a couple of days before beginning the first Walkinginspirit retreat in June this year. I think it […]
Planting the orchard in February was always going to be a gamble. Snow would be no good and neither would too much rain, both were forecast. With the help of […]
After two fantastic Autumn Walkinginspirit retreats in Somiedo, I managed to spend a few wonderful days up at Pomar working, walking, foraging and generally hanging out and enjoying life.
Summer in Asturias is indescribably beautiful and it was wonderful to see Pomar and the surrounding forests and mountains in lush green and finally spend some more comfortable time there with our little family and friends.
Well, I’ve finally spent a few days at Pomar and what an amazing place it is. I had ten days there to take it all in and start to get to know the place.
Snowy setback at Pomar forces change of plan and a much better idea emerges.
Some initial thoughts about planting a traditional cider apple orchard etc
I am very excited and extremely grateful for being able to introduce to you our wonderful smallholding in Asturias, “Pomar”. This has been a dream of 20 years or more in the […]