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Lottie Land Girl In Print: Grow Your Own Magazine 

Happy Friday everyone :) I’m so please that Grow Your Own magazine asked me to write an article for them :) today their latest April issue was published! 67 more words


Need a quick and Simple way to store your seeds?

Ta-Da! Go to your local discount retailer (Home Bargains, B&M, Poundland etc etc) and pick up one of those 6×4 slip-in photo albums, you will probably pay no more than £1. 62 more words

Photo updates

A full month between posts and no pictures so here’s some photographs to illustrate the last blog… 125 more words


A windy and sunny day and at last not too cold on the allotment

With raised beds, we work on a no-dig policy both to preserve the soil structure and save us work but the soil does become compacted over time. 403 more words


The Joys of Approaching Springtime

Goodbye winter, hello spring.

Finally, the dreary miserable winter months are fading into a distant memory as the joys of approaching spring makes her presence known. 296 more words


Nature vs Nurture

Over the past month, if not longer, we have been nurturing peas, beans, onions and garlic in our back garden. These have been growing in cardboard tubes, egg boxes and small plant pots. 244 more words


Hen heaven?

I think it will be!  Another day, another son.  Youngest son unexpectedly had some free time this week and offered to come back to finish off the hen pen ready for the Big Move. 200 more words