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I so want these lovely fairy shoes... But at $225 bones I won’t be getting them any time soon. So I asked the Read more..

Summer Glory

It's the end of my first week of annual leave.I have shopped lots,been to the allotment a few times.Visited York,and Read more..

Reluctant Gardener, day 325: Hard graft

Thanks but no thanks The working life is tough: don’t we know it. Unfortunately, some of us choose Read more..

A roof at last…

Finally, the roof is in place, the last bits of pointing have been done and the scaffolding is coming down a tier! At Read more..

Flower power…

I've just completed my first ever flower arrangement...and it doesn't matter how many times I say that phrase, it still Read more..

A period of adjustment…

My blogging days have been severely curtailed of late mostly due to the reorganisation of labour in our household. The Read more..

Reluctant Gardener, day 230: The new wheelbarrow

Pristine Mr Mandy Sutter and I are proud parents for the second time. I refer not to Dog MS, our first born, but to the Read more..

Dads new wheels…

BH's days as a househusband are numbered! Hes had an offer of work that's too good to ignore doing what he does best - Read more..

So what did happen in the Veg Plot in 2008?

Well, to start with it was not a good year for weeds. That is to say it was a good year if you were a weed but not if Read more..