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Have you seen a copy of this month’s Seaside Magazine (October edition)?

If you haven’t, you should grab one and flip to page 41, you may recognize one of the products featured…


Securing the Boundary

Another hot day on the allotment. As you saw in my last video, I had already started digging a trench on the boundary of my plot. 159 more words

Clearing An Allotment

Three and a half pounds of black currants 

Today was the first time rain fell on Old Sleningford Farm on a volunteer workday. Not that it stopped play….

Or perhaps I should say, some serious black currant picking. 143 more words


Black Currants - My First Harvest of The Summer

I’ve been busy picking black currants from the bushes on my acreage.

So far I have had four pickings with about 10 cups in the freezer now. 189 more words

Sustainable Living

Garden fruits

Just harvested from our rambling garden and made into a gluten and wheat free crumble. The enjoyment is in the discovery of the fruits and picking them!


Friday 17th July 2015 - Robbie's last day.

Today was the last day that Robbie was helping me. I would have loved to have had him help me for longer, but now my children have broken up for the Summer holidays, I need to be around for them. 368 more words

Soft fruit

Weighing down branches

Black currants are ripening

Birds pay attention