Monthly Archives: March 2015

Saturday 28th March 2015 – Kohl Rabi, Broad Beans, Sugar Snaps and Leeks!!

With the chickens talking to me in their own little way, I spent some of the afternoon in the greenhouse sowing more seeds. Today was the turn of Kohl Rabi “Olivia F1”, which I grow every year, but usually a … Continue reading

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Friday 27th March 2015 – That’s one packet down, goodness knows how many left to go!!

Today on the allotment I sowed my first seeds, I’m so excited!! I know that it’s much later than normal, but the weather has been too cold. There’s no point in sowing seeds when it’s too cold because they just … Continue reading

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The Robot Overlords are finally here…

Originally posted on Mark Stay Writes:
On 13th July 2010* I received an email from Director Jon Wright with the subject heading ‘Two page idea attached’. In it he outlined a movie idea that had come to him in a…

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The Edible Garden Show 20th-22nd March 2015.

Oh my goodness what a weekend!! If anyone says to me that they had a busy weekend and they weren’t doing what I was doing, well let’s just say they don’t know what a busy weekend is. So let’s start … Continue reading

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Thursday 19th March 2015 – Another day, another bed turned over.

The weather wasn’t what I’d call “Spring like” today, but still it was dry, but NOT sunny. Still off I went, armed with my flask of tea to my allotment. I’ve managed to dig over more of the soft fruit bed, … Continue reading

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Hello Allotment, are you ready for some fun?

First day back to the allotment today to do some preparation for this year. I have been up to my plots, but only to harvest various bits and pieces. But today the weather was about 12 degrees and lovely and … Continue reading

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TOO MANY EGGS!!!

Now I’m not complaining, but I have 19 eggs!! They usually lay 1 or 2 a day, but yesterday they laid 4 and today 5!! Would anyone like 6 for £1? You have to live close to me though, I’m … Continue reading

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