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Allotment foods and black forest bake-off cupcakes

Time is going so fast at the moment, every time I look at the calendar another week has flown by and I’ve not accomplished most of the stuff I have planned to! 557 more words

Home grown food

Well some of it anyway. Good old reliable lentil bake with our own onions, deliciously sweet and brought from the allotment this afternoon, with a few beans and lots of young kale, and, just for show, one tomato from the greenhouse.


Busy bees

Blogging (and the allotment) is a bit like buses! Today this is my third blog when sometimes we can go for weeks. 153 more words


Herb garden

I love herbs, I like cooking with them and I have always liked the idea of growing my own so when we got the allotment I insisted I had a patch for herbs. 325 more words



So Head Gardner decided today was the day to lift the onions. We set off on mass with an extra worker in tow (visiting nana). 43 more words


Allotment journal for July

Here are my allotment journal pages for July. There wasn’t quite so much to illustrate for last month, partly because there isn’t as much to do as in the previous months, but also the plot got a bit neglected by us, as we had less time to get ourselves down there. 194 more words

Allotment Gardening

Cucumber - Mandurian Round

My main aim for starting this blog was to keep a record of all the new things I’ve tried to grow each year in my allotment and greenhouse. 302 more words