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05 Sep

The changing seasons

Apologies for the absence, that’s if you are a regular reader – are there any out there?  We have been on holiday, although not away. In…

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Published Date: 05 Sep 2009
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14 Aug

Food from the garden

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I think this week I can safely say that we are entirely self sufficient in vegetables. In fact the crops are so abundant that I…

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Published Date: 14 Aug 2009
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11 Aug

Some photos

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I had meant to attach these to the last blog, but time got the better of me. The Nicotiana have definately been the best value…

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Published Date: 11 Aug 2009
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24 Jul

Has summer gone?

I went outside one early morning this week and felt a distinct chill in the air. It struck me that this is what people mean…

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Published Date: 24 Jul 2009
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17 Jul

Fantastic Harvest

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Had planned to spend my day off happily pottering in the garden in the sunshine, but it is not to be – it is raining…

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Published Date: 17 Jul 2009
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10 Jul

Foliage galore!

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Have just been out to the tunnel to pick flowers for the house and have returned with a wonderful selection, nicotiana, sunflowers, more sweet peas…

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Published Date: 10 Jul 2009
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30 Jun

Heatwave??

My middle son and I have decided we are moving to Barbados – this weekend we sat under a ‘sea fret’ for three days as…

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Published Date: 30 Jun 2009
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22 Jun

The Livestock Wars!

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I have been tempted to throw in the towel this week. When we acquired the lambs, I was aware that sheep are famous for their…

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Published Date: 22 Jun 2009
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21 May

Busy Planting

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If you are a regular reader – not that I am sure there are many, apologies for the late blog – it is just that…

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Published Date: 21 May 2009
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05 May

Everything Sprouting

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The past two weeks have seen a flurry of activity in the garden. The combination of the warm and at times wet weather has meant…

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Published Date: 05 May 2009
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