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The Month of Prunen

I feel rather sorry for those who had to live under the French Revolutionary Calendar. Imagine making it through the months of Mist and Frost, only to have Snowy, Rainy and Windy to look forward to! 792 more words

Deborah Makarios

Herb garden out of control

The results of being out if town way toooo long


Tackling the Brambles, Part One

…part one of several hundred, sadly. Probably. While we haven’t attempted to measure how much of the far end of our allotment is taken over by towering brambles, it’s possibly around 20 square metres, and they reach heights of well over 8 feet. 291 more words



Wasted, overgrown, broken, and forgotten.


Allotment Day One

The first time we did any work on the allotment wasn’t until a couple of weeks after we’d signed for it. We’d had a couple of busy weekends, plus we’d both been busy with work and I’d been ill so we hadn’t managed to squeeze in a visit. 429 more words