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First frost

This morning’s dog-walk was glorious, with frosted grass making the fields twinkle in the sunlight. It’s not crispy yet; the ground is still squishy and slippery under the dusting of icing. 314 more words


Prepared spell spot

@Loose_Head_Devo A prepared spell takes up only one prepared spot, no matter the spell's level.

— Jeremy Crawford (@JeremyECrawford) November 24, 2014

Finally Some Success With Carrots

I’ve not had much success growing carrots at the allotment.  Last year we planted three different varieties. One variety grew really well but we went away for a weekend and some little critter had a much on them all.   425 more words


#NaBloPoMo: Why blog from a Veggie patch?

It has now been two year since the horticultural hobbit blog was born. You can see the introduction and about here http://horticulturalhobbit.com/about/ The blog is two years old, and I have been on the plot now for approximately three years. 871 more words


Weird Fruits!

At the allotment it’s often a surprise to find something unusual. Generally a pleasant surprise.

But in the first week of November, this one really caught me out. 81 more words


Gardeners Avenue - Plot Introduction Video

A quick tour of my first allotment. I am hoping to VLog more and more over the coming weeks, months & years, as I take on this journey with my new allotment. 32 more words


Digging Over

So I took myself off to the allotment this morning to start the digging over.

Having recently got the keys there is quite a lot to do before I can start to plant. 18 more words