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Wednesday 23rd April 2014 - Back to the hard graft...but it's fun!

Both the kids are back to school, so it was done the allotment to see what had been happening since I’d last been. Not much to be honest, except the fact that the weeds and grass had grown more. 199 more words

The Big Allotment Challenge - Episode 2

This week they started off with Runner Beans. You had to show 6 perfectly straight ones, and none of them were allowed to be past their prime. 413 more words

Tuesday 22nd April 2014 - One back, the other tomorrow.

Well George is back to school today after the Easter break, and Emily is back tomorrow. It’s been a wet night and morning, so going down the allotment wasn’t really an option. 263 more words

Woman and Home magazine May 2014

Just a quick mention that I’m in the May edition of Woman & Home magazine. They’re doing an article about allotments, and it starts on page 59.

Are we not supposed to do this?

Snails have wings? I didn’t you know they could fly! Oh, we do have to help them a bit though. Fabulous story on the BBC…  9 more words

Thursday 17th April 2014 - Lottie and Dottie is published

Just to let you know that today Lottie and Dottie Sow Carrots is published. A massive, huge “Thank you!!” to everyone who has made this possible at Orion, you are all Fabulous! 32 more words

Did you watch the Allotment show?

I found this programme very interesting. What wonderfully clean and weed free plots they had to start with. I don’t think any of us have every achieved that, I know I haven’t. 309 more words