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Waterlogged

November has been a wet and windy month and now December is making its ferocious presence felt.  We have got off lightly...

Tomatoes

We’re growing three tomato varieties this year. In the greenhouse we have Ailsa Craig, a well-established standard siz...

Peas

I love peas.  So does my sister.  She is not allowed in the vegetable patch unchaperoned during pea season because she w...

Ramblings

Thoughts from when I go off on one... !

Spring Equinox

I'm always hopelessly impatient for Spring to spring and then I spend the whole of April wishing it would slow down. S ...

Spring Chickens!

Well summer really.  We were down to two hens after Bianca died in the spring and decided it was time to get some more. ...

Autumn Equinox

  This morning's bright, clear dawn marks an important  seasonal shift as the ratio of day to night tips towards t...