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The Last Tomato

I spent the other evening checking through lots of seed pods.

This year’s been a great opportunity to save more seeds and I’ve made sure that I’ve kept as many as i can. 83 more words


More Hops

I’ve covered two more squares, one done on a sunny afternoon, the other not until quite late in the day, finished up around sunset.


slowly but surely moving along

Well, so much for finding the time for more regular posting.The last six weeks have flown past, now it’s almost the end of October and I still have lots to do at the allotment before the cold weather sets in. 529 more words

After the storm..

I’ve yet to go up to my plot since the storm. I’d have gone up yesterday if it wasn’t for the fact it was very busy up the community allotment. 284 more words


Allotment at last!

I made it down there at long last, and although the law mower has yet to be resurrected, I still managed to tame the wilderness a bit. 196 more words


Honey.....Dinner will be ready in 5.....Steamed Sprout Top with CATERPILLAR!!!!

OMFG I swear to god that if The Husband serves this dish to me one more time, I will punch him right in the face! Why can’t he wash veg ? 462 more words


How to make Nasturtium Capers

When we were in Sicily this summer, one of the ingredients which I found in the market of Ortigia was capers. The region, and especially the island of Pantelleria, is famous for these little preserved flower buds, and they appear in many of Sicily’s traditional dishes. 265 more words