Category Archives: veg and garden

Today is Saturday 21st May

It is a lovely sunny morning. I’ve been up a while having had a early night last night as everything suddenly caught up with me. No doggy class today as we have reverted back to Sundays at 11am rather than … Continue reading

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It is Sunday afternoon: 6th March

We have been working outside in the garden today sectioning off our veg patch and the mud to try and keep our pup (and the house) clean.  We had intended dividing the garden anyway and had already moved our conifers … Continue reading

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Another good day

It has been another good day for us. Hubby has done some gardening and our compost bin has produced some lovely mulch from our grass cuttings. He is planning on where to put what this year, and the intention is … Continue reading

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The final produce

It’s been a long time coming, but we harvested our leek today. Hubby planted six, and only two came to anything, one looking more like a spring onion. Both went in the stew, which was totally delicious by the way. … Continue reading

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Food thoughts 29th August

Funny how the mind works sometimes, but I was preparing some green beans given to us by our neighbour today and found myself thinking……….. Yes, I know that can be dangerous, but it did make we wonder why I was … Continue reading

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Today is Tuesday 3rd August

The day started beautifully cool so it was out with the mower at 9am to cut the grass. The deal was I would do the front while Hubby harvested three cauliflowers, then he would do the back. It didn’t work … Continue reading

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Those ain’t cauliflowers…………….

Our garden has been an interesting exercise this year. There is no doubt that our roses have been spectacular, and we have new buds coming on Peace and the Ancient Mariner. Our carrots didn’t amount to anything, but our onions … Continue reading

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How do you like your onions?

We have just weighed our onion crop and have a staggering 22.2lbs! This is after we have given a fair few away. These are pictures of our last two crops, and this year’s completely covered the table above. Not bad … Continue reading

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House and garden

We’ve been working outside today and the garden is looking quite lovely! This is how it was in October 2017 shortly after we moved in. I took these pictures today after Hubby had laid the final slabs and I’d cut … Continue reading

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Today is Friday 14th May

It’s after 4pm and I have just accessed my blog as we’ve been busy. We had a field trip this morning as Hubby wanted me to have a new hoodie, and I also needed to go to the bank. Using … Continue reading

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