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A week in the sun

This week has been beautiful. We’ve eaten most of our meals in the garden, enjoying the birdsong and daises. I can just about pretend that the murmurings of cars are just the sea roaring gently. 331 more words

A Life To Live

After-schools gardening club

In the local primary school, we have started an after-schools gardening club as part of the school’s biodiversity green-school project.

With over 40 (about a third of the school) children attending it takes a bit of organising, but thankfully other parents have come on board to help out. 281 more words


Grow It Yourself Whenever Possible

When going as “natural and chemical free as possible” you want ingredients that are pesticide free. So another tip from me is: Grow It Yourself Whenever Possible. 750 more words

Chemical Free Living

A Picture A Day - Day 267: Tomato Bag

Although the medication probably has something to do with it, getting our growing bag ready for, well, growing, made me forget about my pain for a while. 10 more words

Project 365

Resistance :: Existence

Whilst sampling a subtly delightful Merlot I contemplated the resistance & existence theory :: My theory

 Surrounded by the abundance that I find myself in daily, it is easy to forget the purpose of & the circle of life. 539 more words

What I Think

Grow to Give to Grow

We all have a side of us that wants to do good.

Mine is
becoming a source of serious frustration. Having started this project in concept and ‘design’ in 2014 it’s taken what feels like way too long to get to fruition. 315 more words