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Latest recipes

Sticky Balsamic Fried Onions

October 27th, 2017|0 Comments

Sticky balsamic fried onions: Add onions to a frying pan and soften. Add the sugar, balsamic, vinegar and beef stock. Fry and reduce until sticky.

Allotment diary

How worms help with composting

September 26th, 2017|0 Comments

It's amazing how worms help with composting. I found this video on an allotment forum on Facebook and I thought it was absolutely fascinating. After watching the video above, it spurred me on to find

Summer 2017

August 20th, 2017|0 Comments

I don't think 2017 has been a bad year at the allotment. Here's a gallery showing some of the highlights! Be sure to give me a follow on Instagram!

Garden science

Broad been and pea weevil attacks

April 24th, 2017|2 Comments

Soon after my broad beans seeds and Kelvedon Wonder peas had been planted and came to life - I found they had become victim to some sort of attack! The edges of the leaves had been eaten

How to help the bees

January 15th, 2017|0 Comments

The time has come for us to help the bees. For the first time in history this week, seven species of bees have become classified as an endangered specie, and have been added to the US

A Top 10

Last minute Father’s Day gifts

June 11th, 2017|0 Comments

It's Father's Day and the summer is well and truly here! If you've been looking for that perfect gift of appreciation here's some quick fixes to get you through that last minute Father's Day rush.