Farm

Time to Celebrate

Where did the last ten years go? It was the end of November 2007 when we welcomed our first guests to Littonfields Barn, and what a fantastic ten years it has been! We have met lots of wonderful people who have chosen to stay Littonfields Barn for family holidays, girlie getaways, university reunions, weddings, special…

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Springwatch at Litton

Anyone who knows me well will tell you that I am a prolific list maker – a holiday cottage will do that to you! I love making lists, shopping lists, to do lists, you name it I will make a list. But one of my very favourite lists is the one I have just written…

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Lambing Time

After quite a few sleepless nights and some tense moments, most of our sheep have now given birth to their lambs, and we are catching up on our sleep. Many of our lambs are born as singles, or twins, however we do get a few sets of triplets, which isn’t ideal. Sheep only have two…

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Red Sky in the Morning, Shepherds Warning

As we start the new  year and the days are just beginning to lengthen, thoughts on the farm turn to new beginnings and in our case lambing time. The pregnant ewes are starting to look heavy with lambs although they are quite happy out in the fields all winter. In fact they don’t like being…

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