Category Archives: Garden

Beside the seaside

Oh I do like to be beside the seaside, Oh I do like to be beside the sea, Oh I do like to stroll along the prom, prom, prom, Where the brass band plays tiddlyompompom.   So just let me … Continue reading

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Home Day

In the midst of the madness that is half term, J and I found ourselves with an unexpected day in which we had Nothing Much Planned and spent a lovely day together at home doing just that: Nothing Much, letting … Continue reading

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Progress

Last Saturday: a productive day. This was delivered and had to be taken through the house (no back entrance to our garden) using these To here: Four people, too many trips to count. Digging, carting, tipping. And a little person … Continue reading

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I went into the garden to get my breakfast…

Eggs from the chickens and the last of this year’s tomatoes. Its such a pleasure to eat food I’ve produced myself. The tomatoes taste so much more tomato-ier, and sweeter. The eggs, they dont taste much different but its nice … Continue reading

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Anything Goes

I have been once again struck down with tonsilitis. Caught in time this time because I knew immediately what it was, but still painful and energy-sapping all the same. On the second day, my boy also woke up with a … Continue reading

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Keeping Pet Chickens – The Best Thing Ever

A very exciting thing about this house move has been that now with a nicer landlord and a bigger outside space, I can finally have my own pet chickens. And they are amazing! This is Ginger. Named by my boy … Continue reading

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How to Plant an Apple Tree

Have an apple for lunch. Discover the seeds. Have the brilliant idea of planting the seeds to make lots more apples. Find a suitable container in which to keep your apple seeds safe. Gather together your equipment. Fill pot with compost. Poke holes. … Continue reading

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