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Hot buttered toast with a good blob of Black Currant Jam

A lot of things are demanding my attention in the garden at the moment as the festive season neglect is slowly coming to an end.   I’m torn between doing a systematic overhaul one bed at a time so the garden is back to where it should be in an orderly fashion, or running about tending to the most urgent things first.  1,185 more words

Sarah The Gardener


Quick bite in a jar – cottage cheese with black currants.


Oatmeal with black currants for breakfast. And sandwiches with salad and slice of cheese.

Monday 19th September 2016 - Just a few currants.

Another pleasant couple of hours on the allotment this morning. There was only one other person on site. Well I say one other person, but I didn’t see them, all I saw was a car. 368 more words

Foodie Friday Video

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Currant affairs

At the start of July we took a hard-earned break in the sun. Prior to our departure the red currants and black currants were just ripening up into what was promising to be a bumper harvest. 368 more words

Gardening Times

Remaining Currant

About a year ago I got a request from a friend to prune her black currant bushes. She has lots of them.

After I finished, I took the prunings home to distribute to other friends and to propagate for ourselves. 55 more words