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Grow Your Own- A Triumph of Carrots!

It had to happen, right? I had to get something else edible from my first summer of amateur cultivation? Well that something turns out to be carrots, Nantes 5 carrots specifically and I am still reeling in the thrill of that little harvest 2 weeks ago. 705 more words


How to Pickle Beetroot...the easy way!

2016 marks year 1 of our vegetable patch adventure.

It’s certainly been a bumper harvest from our never-ending supply of courgettes (which have just exhausted themselves) to the carrots which never quite got thinned out. 378 more words


Early September

It’s been a while since I took any more snaps of the garden, but we’ve definately been enjoying it!

Here’s a few pictures from today, a rather grey and gloomy day! 59 more words



apologies for taking the Youtube down but it played porn youtubes after ours – I must  work out how to upload from our youtube channel. 207 more words

Daily Meats

Goodbye Summer...

Goodbye summer…

I know we had some sunshine because I have a killer tan from just a few hours here and there. A Gardener’s tan with short and shirt marks but a tan nonetheless. 477 more words


Sunny Hastings Evening

Harvey and I had a lazyish day at home on Saturday which was very pleasant.  It was still so warm and sunny in the late afternoon I suggested we headed for the coast so we could go for a walk along the seafront in Hastings, have supper and watch the sunset.   855 more words

Picking Raspberries 

We finally have the first batch of raspberries ready to pick. It was great getting into the garden, talking about which raspberries were ready, which needed a few more days, and why it’s important to not pick other fruit or berries without checking with Mommy first. 46 more words