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Advent at Gloucester Cathedral

‘What are you waiting for?‘ is the question posed on an old wooden door outside Gloucester Cathedral.  If Read more..

perfect roasties

My laptop is in a coma awaiting a miracle from George to bring it round and retrieve everything (praying fervently that Read more..

having a bump at the allotment

”I don’t have any pictures of me with a bump at the allotment so if I go down by the shed can you can take Read more..

last harvest

This time last week was a beautiful sunny autumnal day.  Perfect weather for my final trip to the allotment this year. Read more..

It’s Stir Up Sunday

It’s that time of year again; the last Sunday before Advent and traditionally the day for making your Christmas Read more..

if you thought this year’s radishes were big …

… you should have seen last years! The height and length of a size 4 mid-calf welly boot. I took home my German Read more..

sowing green manure

A couple of years ago I overwintered the patch of land in front of our shed with Hungarian Grazing Rye.  Last year I Read more..

white chocolate heaven

People always ask pregnant ladies if they’ve had any cravings.  Oh if only! Instead I went off most things while Read more..

stringing onions

I planted my onions in March this year having had a failed crop last year when I overwintered them.  Four rows of sets Read more..

simple suppers

Jacket potatoes are a favourite in our house, particularly on days when you don’t have the energy for cooking but Read more..