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A Day in the Strawberry Fields with my JORD

In the Summer there is nothing we love more than a day in the Strawberry fields and last week we took our first trip of the year to our local ‘Pick Your Own’ Farm. I have recently been lucky enough to receive a beautifully unique watch from JORD Wood Watches and I just had to bring it along for the day.

It feels like this watch was made to be worn in the great outdoors and it couldn’t have fitted in more perfectly amongst the luscious green grass, dainty flowers and scrumptious strawberries.

Lucky for us, we have Pip’s Pick Your Own less than ten minutes down the road. And when it says pick your own, it literally means pick your own of pretty much any fruit and vegetable you can think of. This time we were there just for the strawberries, because, lets be honest, is there anything nicer than a fresh juicy strawberry in the middle of a heatwave?

Last year we took the girls strawberry picking for the very first time, Allana was too little to remember but Willow couldn’t have been more excited to get out into the fields again. It didn’t take long for Allana to understand the aim of the game and get stuck into the strawberry picking too, although I have a funny feeling she may have eaten more than she actually placed in her basket…

The farm is also home to a few animals, both girls and I were pretty taken by the little adorable fluffy bunnies and guinea pigs. I think we could’ve happily spent our whole afternoon sitting in the sunshine, watching the animals and eating our strawberries.

I don’t think it will be long before we head over to the farm again, I’ve already got a little list of different fruit and vegetables I’d like to pick over the next couple of months. What are your favourite fruit and vegetables? Can you recommend anything unusual that just has to be tried?

Pop over here to check out my watch from the Fieldcrest series as well as all their other stunning wood watches.

I have teamed up with JORD Wood Watches so you can win a $100 gift card to put towards your very own unique watch. Everybody who enters will receive a $25.00 gift card too which is pretty wonderful!

The competition is open until 9th July 2017, just click here to enter.


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27 Comments

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    Thelma Booth
    28th June 2017 at 7:24 am

    What a lovely way to have time out in the sunshine.
    Loved the watch xxx

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    Heather Keet
    3rd July 2017 at 8:59 am

    I love these watches so much! I asked for one for my anniversary so fingers crossed! #bigpinklink

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    justsayingmum
    3rd July 2017 at 9:18 am

    Oh how lovely to have this place so close to where you live. Strawberry heaven all summer long! Wonderful too that you can pick any kind of fruit and the inclusion of animals is a real treat for the girls. Gorgeous photos too and that watch looks fab! #BigPinkLink

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    fancypaperblog
    3rd July 2017 at 9:40 am

    Amazing pics. And watch! #bigpinklink

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    Tubbs
    3rd July 2017 at 10:32 am

    What a lovely way to spend a summer’s day. We’ve never been fruit picking but it looks like fun. (Imagine as a job it’s a lot harder!)

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    Helen
    3rd July 2017 at 10:54 am

    That watch is beautiful! Ive never seen anything like it. I love picking my own strawberries. I always get way more than I need. #BigPinkLink

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    Cathryn Wood (@littlepaperswan)
    3rd July 2017 at 11:18 am

    Gorgeous watch and what a great way to spend a day!

    #BigPinkLink

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    Mess and merlot
    3rd July 2017 at 12:25 pm

    Beautiful photos – how lucky are you being so close to a PYO?! I need to investigate our nearest as I haven’t been since before we were married! Looks like you had a beautiful day out. #bigpinklink

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    mummuddlingthrough
    3rd July 2017 at 12:52 pm

    Ooh I do love a Jord Watch review! Love what you’ve done with yours and v jealous 😉

    Thanks for hosting #bigpinklink

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    rabbitideas
    3rd July 2017 at 6:53 pm

    Love pick you own! The watch is really nice, too. #BigPinkLink

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    pinkiebag
    3rd July 2017 at 8:25 pm

    Hi, I lam be the idea of a wooden style watch. I love strawberry picking even as a grown up a great afternoon out #bigpinklink

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    mealsandmakes
    3rd July 2017 at 9:41 pm

    Great watch! I love ‘pick your own’ places. So much more fun than a supermarket and its great for kids to learn where their food comes from! #bigpinklink

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    Coombe Mill
    3rd July 2017 at 11:22 pm

    I can’t believe I’ve not managed to go strawberry picking yet this year. Your photos look lovely – and the watch too #bigpinklink

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    Nicole Roder
    4th July 2017 at 12:39 am

    I LOVE fresh strawberries! We have strawberry plants in my backyard. Delicious!

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    Mad Mommy
    4th July 2017 at 2:45 am

    I can’t decide what I like more, the watch or the idea of picking strawberries! I can’t wait to g pick some berries this summer. ##bigpinklink

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    mummymiller
    4th July 2017 at 6:13 am

    This sounds like a lovely pick your own! I love picking my own plums, they taste so much better freshly picked! #bigpinklink

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    thismumslife
    4th July 2017 at 7:33 am

    What a lovely day out! Having animals there too, makes it extra fun for the children-that’s a great idea. We haven’t done anything like this with the boys, but we should, they’d love it! It would encourage more fruit into them too…!
    Gorgeous pictures of you all, and the watch as well!
    Thanks for being a fab cohost! X

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    itsadrama
    4th July 2017 at 8:56 am

    amazing photos! I really love that watch, looks so stylish. And the strawberries too!
    @bigpinklink

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    mummyhereandthere
    4th July 2017 at 1:34 pm

    That watch is so beautiful and you can’t go wrong with strawberry picking X #bigpinklink

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    meganbidmead@gmail.com
    4th July 2017 at 3:38 pm

    That is a very nice watch! Hoping to go strawberry picking this year – must get onto that! #BigPinkLink

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    naomi
    4th July 2017 at 7:21 pm

    we haven’t been to a pick your own yet- it’s on my to do list for this year! lovely pictures. #bigpinklink

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    catherinestribs
    4th July 2017 at 7:29 pm

    Strawberry picking sounds amazing! Such a fun activity too! Love that watch! So different! #bigpinklink

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    Mrs Mummy Harris
    4th July 2017 at 9:14 pm

    Jord watches are just stunning – I’m a bit jealous of you! #bigpinklink

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    Musings of a tired mummy...zzz...
    5th July 2017 at 1:17 pm

    Love that your watch had a day out 😉 Strawberry picking is fun for the whole family #bigpinklnk

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    Cheryl @ Tea or Wine
    6th July 2017 at 12:59 pm

    I really must do some fruit picking with the girls this year, it’s a lovely thing to do together plus you end up with lots of fresh fruit at the end of it!! Your Jord watch looks fab and you’re right – especially good at one with nature!! #BigPinkLink xx

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    Wendy
    7th July 2017 at 9:14 pm

    I love the look of these Jordan watches, so pretty. Your photos are gorgeous, we love Strawberry picking too xx #bigpinklink

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    ljdove23
    9th July 2017 at 4:27 pm

    Ahh we went strawberry picking this week too, so much fun! Love the watch, we love our Jord watches too, they are so unusual! #bigpinklink

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