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Spring Has Sprung, the Grass Is 'Ris...

I wonder where the birdies is!*

*This was my late Grandma Farm’s favorite springtime poem, my mom told me recently. She would recite it every time my mom saw her in the spring – spring has sprung, the grass is ‘ris, I wonder where the birdies is! 618 more words


Laying Paving in the Community Garden

On the 15th of March the Wandle Park Community Gardeners got together to lay some hard standing in their social area, to improve the look of the community garden and better define the area. 130 more words

Wandle Park

You name it!

This is the exciting start of a new journey. After prospecting possible vacant sites, writing a proposal to the city council, contacting local Councillors to support our idea at the local area meeting we finally got a site! 348 more words


Doing Good and Being Awesome: Turning Over a New Leaf

As the snow slowly melts away in our corner of the world, tiny seedlings grow strong in our basement, and the promise of many, many new faces leaps up in my near future, … 565 more words


Volunteers wanted! Help plant trees at Hither Green Station, SAT 07 March

The Hither Green Community Association is committed to improving the environment around the train station.

To that end we are working with the Woodland Trust to plant tree and shrub saplings on Springbank Road embankment. 59 more words

Hither Green

The Ocean View Growing Grounds Made the Paper!!

I’ve been a bit busy lately. Not only in the yard fighting the dreaded influx of weeds that had taken over almost every square inch, but also at the community garden up the street. 1,410 more words

Ocean View Growing Grounds

5k fundraiser and Dairy Day booth a success!

(Followers, bear with me over the next few weeks as you get showered with updates. I’ve been slacking off from updating the blog since this summer, but I’m back on track and ready to get caught up. 322 more words

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