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Potting Up, Companion Planting and More

We were expecting it to be rather a damp weekend but although we have had a few showers, most of the time it has continued rather dry and not too cold. 156 more words


Happy #FashionRevolutionDay

Today is Fashion Revolution Day. The movement urges individuals to shop in an ethical and socially responsible way, and to truly know where our clothes are coming from. 638 more words

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Amazing Pond Progress

While I was working today amazing progress has been made on the pond. I think it looks fantastic and I am sure it will look even better once the water has cleared and the plants have had a chance to take over. 90 more words

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Flowers on Broad Beans and Peas and the Pond is Full

Another really warm day today has brought the first early potatoes on even faster and I can now see flowers forming on the broad beans. 77 more words


Hardening Off in the Polytunnel

I worked outside for part of the day again today as the weather is still gorgeous here. At lunch time I did manage to pot up some brussels sprouts to harden them off a little before I plant them out. 158 more words



Seedlings are thriving in the tunnel.

Spring is in full bloom and life is thriving at Bealtaine Cottage.

There is a certain joy in the air that is spiralling outwards and upwards capturing the energy of all life. 365 more words