Category: Garden


No prizes for guessing what we had for had for dinner tonight…. Published with Blogger-droid v1.6.8

Green fingers

After my accident left me unable to walk last year DH took over the gardening. These photos were taken last weekend and there has been a lot of progress in that short time. Last year DH grew lots of different vegetables some where more successful than others and this year he’s carried on: These were […]

>Nearly finished for another year

> It’s still gloriously warm here and my tulips are nearly over. It’s more like mid summer than spring and we could really do with some rain to fill up the water butts. Published with Blogger-droid v1.6.8

>A few days later…..

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>Spring at last

> We’ve got a mini heatwave going on which is lovely after such a harsh winter. Lots has been going on in our garden including a new greenhouse so I’m hoping for a good crop of tomatoes and want to make vast batches of pasata to bottle up for the winter. . Both knitting and […]


> Our vegetable garden is now sporting a number of young pumpkins. Hopefully we’ll have one big enough to carve for Halloween and of course there is always pumpkin soup……

>Home grown vegetables

> At the beginning of July DH and I decided to start a vegetable garden. It was bit late but we’ve got a few things growing and tomorrow I’ll be harvesting our first courgette. The conservatory is now a greenhouse with tomatoes, peppers, chillies, cucumber and even a melon plant. Next year I’ll be better […]

>Happy Mothers Day!

>I hope every Mum has had a lovely relaxing day today. Normally I don’t but DD hadn’t been too bad until half an hour ago. I think the hassle of trying to be good and helping someone else is just too much effort for her! To get myself into the mood I’m wearing my Mother’s […]

>First spring

>Spring flowers Oscar 5 months old Oscar Oscar playing Lyra: 7 1/2 months old Ginny 7 1/2 months old Ginny stalking a fly Oscar & Annie playing

>The day after

>Thanks for the the comments on DHs’ Walking Socks & the flooding yesterday. We’ve had some rain today but nothing like Friday so I’m hoping that it doesn’t get as bad again. I spent the afternoon in the launderette as I haven’t done any washing all week due to the rain & we can’t dry […]

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