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The Most Irish Of Dinners.

Last year, we grew accidental potatoes. They grew from kitchen scraps in our compost heap. They were perfectly fine, but fairly boring, red roosters. This year, we took a more deliberate approach. 146 more words



Spud’s is a yummy BBQ place.  We love going to the truck whenever there’s a festival or fair around.  Yum!!


Lets get cooking!

Something you should know about me, I LOVE POTATOES. It’s no secret. In saying that, I like to consider myself a bit of a potato connoisseur. 280 more words


Early starts

We’ve been getting to the allotment at about seven in the morning. It’s quieter and cooler, we seem to get more done without having to stop for a chat. 243 more words

The Taters.

First time potato grower here. A cousin  grew them last year by cutting up some potatoes that had grown eyes and burying them. I don’t think I ever asked to see how well it worked. 366 more words


I'm growing spuds.... in winter!

I was at the garden centre the other day and noticed the craziest thing.  There were loads and loads of seed potatoes on sale.  Now I’m pretty sure this isn’t the season for potatoes, but I had my judgement questioned.  732 more words

Sarah The Gardener

June Updates!

It’s been a while since we blogged so we’ll have a little update on what’s been going on.

It’s been a bit slow going, one of us has been on crutches, thanks to a broken bone and an arthritis flare up, but the will to garden is strong! 373 more words