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Monday 25th May 2015 - Now that's the way to spend a Bank Holiday Monday.

First thing this morning I popped off to Homebase to purchase some charcoal for our BBQ this afternoon. It’s our first one of the year. As I’m writing this blog the coals are warming up and give it 30 minutes or so and I should be able to start cooking. 304 more words

Sunday 24th May 2015 - I'm celebrating with a glass of wine....or two!

To be honest, I’ll celebrate anything with a glass of wine, however small the achievement. I’ve not got a drinking problem just incase you’re wondering! But this afternoon I was very pleased with what I managed to accomplish. 508 more words

Wednesday 20th May 2015 - Still battling my cold.

Now I thought my cold was going, but it just seems to have come back again. It just won’t budge which is really annoying. My nose is still blocked up and I’m still rather tired and also still have a rather delightful cough. 562 more words

My copies of Lottie and Dottie Sow Sunflowers have arrived!!

What a lovely surprise it was when the postman arrived late this morning (we don’t get our post first thing, usually it’s around lunch time). He had in his hand my personal copies of… 196 more words

Saturday 9th May 2015 - Manure!!!

My wonderful friend Clair has a horse and more importantly access to a trailer, and very kindly offered to bring me some manure to my allotment. 244 more words

Lottie and Dottie Sow Sunflowers!!

I’m sure you’re all fed up with hearing about the election!! Well I’m here to let you know that there is something even more exciting happening today!!! 144 more words

Monday 4th May 2015 - Just a quickie!!

In the afternoon I had a little bit of time to spare before I needed to start dinner, so I went in my greenhouse and potted up my… 99 more words