Monthly Archives: July 2015

Friday 17th July 2015 – Robbie’s last day.

Today was the last day that Robbie was helping me. I would have loved to have had him help me for longer, but now my children have broken up for the Summer holidays, I need to be around for them. … Continue reading

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Thursday 16th July 2015 – It’s surprising what you can get done when you put your mind to it!!

Today I was on my own, because Robbie was elsewhere. Still I managed to occupy myself for the 4 and a half hours I was on my plot for. I arrived just before 10am and had planned to give plot … Continue reading

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Wednesday 15th July 2015 – Let’s banish those weeds!!

Again today was a day of weeding, watering and feeding. Robbie and I started where we left off yesterday, but I only had him for a couple of hours today. But we made the most of that time and swapped … Continue reading

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I’m at YALC this Friday afternoon…

Originally posted on Mark Stay Writes:
Friday 17th July, London Film and ComicCon YALC: I’m delighted to be confirmed for a panel at the 2015 YA Lit Con, which is part of the London Film and Comic Con. Here’s the blurb……

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Tuesday 14th July 2015 – Let’s get a weeding!!

With plot 1 nearly to the standard that I’m pleased with, it was time to have a break from that plot, and start weeding and watering plot 2. I told Robbie that now we’re at the stage where all that … Continue reading

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Monday 13th July 2015 – A bit of drizzle!!

Today was a different sort of day because we had rain!! I’ve not seen that wet stuff for weeks and weeks. It was rather exciting actually. But because it was drizzle it didn’t penetrate the soil, so watering was still … Continue reading

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Saturday 11th July 2015 – The perfect Saturday.

Today the sun shone all day and it was lovely and warm. I’m sorry if you had rain where you were today, but I expect next time we have rain, you’ll have sun. I spent the morning doing boring housework … Continue reading

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Friday 10th July 2015 – The Fruit patch is weed free.

A huge thanks to Robbie for helping get my fruit patch with all my Gooseberries, Raspberries, Tayberry, Goji Berry and my Blueberries finally sorted out. Now it’s all sorted I’ll buy some black plastic to cover the soil and retain … Continue reading

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Thursday 9th July 2015 – The Allotment Greenhouse is full!!

The greenhouse down on my allotment is now full up with “Roma” Tomatoes, and Tomatillos now. They’re all in their final pots and hopefully they’ll grow really well now. Robbie came to help me again today which was brilliant. We’re … Continue reading

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Wednesday 8th July 2015 – Summer Party.

Hachette Children’s Group had their Summer Party last night on the “Roof Terrace” at their offices. Me being one of their authors with “Lottie and Dottie Sow Carrots” and “Lottie and Dottie Sow Sunflowers” I was invited. I was very … Continue reading

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