Monthly Archives: January 2014

The stump

Got a surprise when I went to the allotment today and discovered that the tree stump behind my plot is no more! Continue reading

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Oh yes, I still have a garden!

An unexpectedly good day in the garden, including finding a baby strawberry plant whilst clearing away the ground for vegetables. Continue reading

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What to do with these?

My broad beans seem to be going mad in the damp and overheated livingroom. Now I need to think of a strategy to keep things moving. Continue reading

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Cold, wet and dirty

A bit of re-using and befriending has gone on at the allotment over the past couple of days. Continue reading

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The never-ending dig

This morning, I took part in an experiment to help a PhD student with her research. I don’t of course know what she is looking for, except that it is something to do with physical activity. Thus, I am now … Continue reading

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Too much CSI?

Didn’t expect my allotment to be a repository for landfill but at least it wasn’t a dismembered corpse! Continue reading

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Oh for a conservatory!

Now the asparagus is in, I satisfied my urge to grow by sowing some broad beans today. Continue reading

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