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Tuesday 21st June 2016 – All my potting up is done!!!

I can’t believe that I’ve finally potted up all the plants that need to be potted on into 6 inch pots. I never thought I’d get there. But I’m pleased to say that I have. I’ve still got some planted … Continue reading

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Wednesday 25th May 2016 – Well that looks better!

I was on my plot this morning for about 2 and a half hours, before I had to be somewhere else about 1pm. Still even in that short time, I got a huge amount done. The aim of today was … Continue reading

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Friday 11th September 2015 – That’s one side done and dusted.

Another beautiful day on the allotment. I was “playing” for nearly 4 hours today which was great fun. When you are doing something that you really enjoy, it’s not work, it’s more like playing. I continued from where I left … 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 17th June 2015 – That’s a quarter all perfect, only three quarters left to do!!

I continued today with sorting meticulously through each bed by weeding, cutting the grass, watering, manuring and feeding. It takes a while to do some beds, but once a bed is done you get a huge sense on achievement. I continued … Continue reading

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Thursday 11th June 2015 – I found some Leeks!!

My sister is very kindly giving me her greenhouse. I know I’ve got one at home and it’s 6 foot by 6 foot. But I’m not going to turn down a free greenhouse. It was given to her, but she … Continue reading

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Tuesday 9th June 2015 – Rhubarb, Rhubarb!!

What is the best medicine for a migraine (apart from my wacky pills as I call them)? The answer …… going to the allotment. The one I had in the early hours of this morning, 2am to be exact, was not … Continue reading

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Saturday 30th May 2015 – It’s time for a jiggle!

Now is the time to prepare getting your tender plants ready to go outside in the big wide world (do check when your last frost date is though). So I’ve spent much of the afternoon moving various plants from the … Continue reading

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Wednesday 20th May 2015 – I snuck out to the greenhouse again.

When dinner was in the oven I managed to sneak out to the greenhouse to do some more sowing. I wasn’t sure if I would be able to, but I managed to find some extra time. Firstly I started with … Continue reading

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Thursday 7th May 2015 – Loads of potting up!!

Getting a couple of hours in the greenhouse is always fun and enjoyable. I’ve been a little behind with all my sowing and potting up so far this year. I seem to have spent more time on the allotment getting … Continue reading

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