Monthly Archives: January 2012

Tuesday 31st January 2012

We had a sprinkle of snow today!! Only a little mind you, it didn’t settle. I was driving along the A3 and it came over all cloudy, and I thought to myself…”they look like snow clouds” and sure enough it … Continue reading

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Friday 27th January 2012

Well what an exciting day I’ve had. Firstly, when I got back from the school run this morning my onions had arrived from Dobies. I’ve ordered Sturton this year, and 2 packets rather than 1, so hopefully they’ll last a … Continue reading

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Thursday 26th January 2012

Got home yesterday from a very exhausting day, to find that my seeds had arrived from Victoriana Nursery Gardens. I made myself a cup of tea, and sat down and went through all that was in the envelope. I was … Continue reading

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Sunday 22nd January 2012

Well, the fence panels are back in place, they needed a screw here and there. They’ve been in for nearly 10 years, so they’re looking a bit worse for ware now. This afternoon I started sowing seeds. I’ve only sown … Continue reading

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Saturday 21st January 2012

The perfect way to celebrate your 17th wedding anniversary with your husband is to replace a fence post that got broken a couple of weeks ago by the storms that we had. Mark had the fetching safety goggles, the ear … Continue reading

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Tuesday 17th January 2012

Well, my potatoes arrived today from Dobies of Devon. I ordered 3 different types: Purple Majesty, Valor and Picasso. They’re all main crops, so I’ll put them on trays on top of the kitchen cupboards so they can chit away … Continue reading

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Tuesday 10th January 2012

I finished tiding the back garden this morning, everything has been trimmed and weeded, and is ready for Spring to arrive. I also planted some garlic bulbs. I started them in 3 inch pots in general multi purpose compost, and … Continue reading

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