Monthly Archives: February 2017

And I thought it was a tomato!

When I drew up the kitchen blind on Monday morning, I was so pleased at seeing what I thought was a tomato seedling. Must be very good compost for germination, considering I only sowed them last week…. Then I looked … Continue reading

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The Third Wassail

Having been dogged with sinusitis for the last week, I woke up yesterday wondering if it was a good idea to have committed to not only the volunteer workday at Old Sleningford Farm but also the Wassail in the evening. … Continue reading

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A change in the sun

I had been determined to build the eighth hugel bed today in order to proceed with my growing plans. However, I am also full of cold and woke up feeling decidedly ropey.  Then I saw that not only was the … Continue reading

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First day of the month (That empty feeling)

Last month, I compared the first day of the January with the garden in July as I felt there was too little contrast between January and December. Then I looked at the photos and realised that in December the garden … Continue reading

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