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Happy as a pig in S***

So the saying goes, that was The Husband last Saturday.  His favourite place in the world his plot & now he has a precious poly tunnel there is no stopping him.  320 more words

A very British stoup

One of the things I love about winter is the endless bowls of warming soup. Solid, honest food that wraps you in a fleece blanket and puts the fire on as you eat. 569 more words

Food History

Broad beans for spring

The warm (if wet) weekend weather prompted some seed sowing on Sunday. I didn’t get round to planting my broad bean seeds in November, but it’s not too late, they can be sown anytime between now and April for a May/June harvest. 129 more words

Vegetable Garden

Broad beans for spring

The warm (if wet) weekend weather prompted some seed sowing on Sunday. I didn’t get round to planting my broad bean seeds in November, but it’s not too late, they can be sown anytime between now and April for a May/June harvest. 125 more words

Broad Beans

Tasty leek and broad bean soup with homemade chilli oil

Today I made a lovely winter soup with a little kick of chilli oil on top. The chilli spice certainly warmed me up and it added a new depth to those staple veggies. 232 more words

New Year

A belated happy new year to all.  A flu virus over Christmas and part of the New Year kept me in bed so it was with great joy yesterday to walk to the plot wrapped up warm, breathing in the wintery air and feeling like me for the first time in weeks.  59 more words

Garden Jobs To Do This Month - January

Back from our holidays and with the Christmas decorations now safely packed away, I would like to wish all my readers a very happy New Year and welcome you back to another year of Peonies & Posies. 978 more words

Sweet Peas