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Roasted onions with pancetta & parmesan

Have you ever wanted to grow your own onions? Well why not buy my latest ebook: Claire’s Allotment Essentials Onions. It’ll tell you everything you need to know and includes a wonderful recipe at the back. It’s only 99p!! I … Continue reading

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Tuesday 7th March 2017 – Let’s lance that broccoli!

A glorious day today, so where better to spend the morning than up the allotment. Lots more sorting out again today, it’s surprising what you accumulate over 11 years! This time I broke down the large compost heap I have, … Continue reading

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Red Onion & Potato Rosti

Are you fed up with cooking your potatoes the same old way? Then why not try making a potato rosti instead. It sounds complicated, but really it’s very easy. Follow my easy to follow instructions and people will think that … Continue reading

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A different way to cook your greens!

Most of the time we boil our vegetables, but I also roast them and this brings out their natural sugars. I have roasted broccoli before, but today I decided to try something different and sautéed some Lancer Mixed Sprouting Broccoli … Continue reading

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Tuesday 28th February 2017 – A little surprise!

I don’t know about you, but I like little surprises. So when I arrived on my plot this morning I was greeted with a couple of wonderful surprises. I’m still having a good sort out of both my plots, with … Continue reading

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World Book Day 2017!!

World Book Day will be celebrating it’s 20th year one Thursday 2nd March. I remember my kids dressing up as a book character and going to school, we’ve had all sorts of costumes from James Bond, Indiana Jones, Kiki, Superman, Spiderman, Witches … Continue reading

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Victoriana Nursery Special Offers

For the last three days we’ve woken up to bird song, and had some cracking sunny days. So whilst Winter might not be over Spring is most definitely biting at its heals! With the ground starting to slowly warm up … Continue reading

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