Monthly Archives: August 2016

Tuesday 30th August 2016 – And you’re saying they’re wrong because?

Another great couple of hours up the allotment today. I managed to dig up all the remaining Potatoes I planted this year. I’ve got some rogue ones growing in other patches so as I clear those beds then I’ll find … Continue reading

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Monday 29th August 2016 – It’s cooled down a bit!

Now I’m not one to complain that the weather is too hot, but the last week has been very hot indeed. Too hot in fact for even going down the allotment. Yes I know that sounds a rather odd thing … Continue reading

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The power of a garden!

I’m not sure what to say about this, just watch and you’ll know why….

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Thursday 25th August 2016 – A very hot greenhouse!

This heat is getting exhausting. I never thought I would want there to be rain, but a quick shower wouldn’t go amiss please. I’ve not been to the allotment today or even yesterday because it’s just too hot, and it … Continue reading

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Congratulations Emily!!

Our daughter Emily got her GCSE results today. She worked very hard studying for these, and during the exam time she stayed very calm and had no melt down of any sort. She wanted me to come with her this … Continue reading

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Tuesday 23rd August 2016 – My best Sweetcorn ever!!

I’ve changed clothes so many times today, not because I like to, but because it’s been so hot and sticky. I spent 2 hours on my allotment this morning, and to be honest that was all I could really take. … Continue reading

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Monday 22nd August 2016 – A walk up a gentle hill!!

Today started off a little overcast, but Carol Kirkwood promised that it would brighten up quickly and the sun would shine. There aren’t many weather forecasters that I trust, but Carol is “Queen of the weather. The kids and I had … Continue reading

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