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  • 10 Allotment and gardening questions answered…

    Every now and then I take a look at the search terms that bring readers to my blog and I pick out the questions and search terms that need answering.

  • In a Vase on Monday: Orchid you not!

    Over the last few weeks we've been lucky enough to watch our orchid boast a number of large, full blooms. It really is a spectacular display

  • 2017 – looking back

    It's Christmas time and I love this time of year - you can look back on the past 12 months and see what you did right and what you did wrong, but ultimately how can

Latest recipes

Bigos – Meaty Baked Cabbage

January 21st, 2018|0 Comments

This is my attempt at cooking a well know Polish dish - Bigos. It's stewed cabbage with smoked sausage, mushroom and carrots. I used a Tefal 10 in 1 multi-cooker to get this result but a large saucepan or a Le Creuset Casserole dish will work just as well.

Allotment diary

  • GDPR and blogging

GDPR and blogging

February 7th, 2018|3 Comments

2018 is the year that GDPR is coming into force and it could have an impact in the way that you blog or conduct your blogging activities. This includes comments, newsletter sign ups and followers of our blog. GDPR and blogging will is a topic worth looking into.

My New Years Resolutions for 2018

January 15th, 2018|2 Comments

First post of 2018, new year new me (sort of)...

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

10 Allotment and gardening questions answered…

January 30th, 2018|4 Comments

Every now and then I take a look at the search terms that bring readers to my blog and I pick out the questions and search terms that need answering.