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Tuesday 19th April 2016 – Starting the Onions and Carrots.

I had the whole day free today which doesn’t happen very often! And the sun was shining and it was very warm, which was even better. So I decided to take lunch with me to the allotment. I had a … Continue reading

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Thursday 14th April 2016 – Lots of new Fruit Bushes

What a fun morning I had on my allotment today. I spent nearly 3 hours playing and getting messy. What else would you expect from me? I’ve now finally got in the last of my Potatoes, which is brilliant. So … Continue reading

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Wednesday 13th April 2016 – First of the Carrots are growing!

I love it when you look at the soil, and suddenly you see the first of your little seedlings growing. It’s such a magical experience, and you feel like a new mum looking down on your new born baby. Although … Continue reading

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Wednesday 23rd March 2016 – Garlic is out and the first of the Carrots.

Today was a day of ups and downs. Firstly when I let the chickens out this morning, only 5 shot out of their house, like bullets out of a gun. Where was number 6? She was very poorly and still sitting in … Continue reading

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Thursday 31st December 2015 – What a year it’s been!

Before I get started, I just want to wish you all a very Happy New Year. I hope that 2016 brings you everything you wish for and much much more. For me this year has been a rather busy one. … Continue reading

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Thursday 22nd October 2015 – Autumn is definitely here.

The mornings are now very cold, not frosty, but cold. If I have to leave early in the morning to go to work I put on my stripy gloves and my Tom Baker scarf (it’s not really Tom Bakers scarf, but it’s … Continue reading

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Friday 16th October 2015 – Now that’s a proper Claire Shaped Carrot!

I only had a couple of hours on my allotment this morning because I then had a wedding to bell ring for. But no wanting to waste any time and make the most of the little time I had, I … Continue reading

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Wednesday 14th October 2015 – A whole lotta Carrots.

I only had an hour today up the allotment with one thing and another, but I needed to go up there, just for a bit of sanity. Even in that short time I managed to dig up enough Carrots to … Continue reading

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Friday 2nd October 2015 – Good old Sarpo Mira!!

I spent just a couple of hours on my plot today harvesting all sorts of goodies that I needed to take with me to the “Challock Chilli Festival” this weekend. I was pootling along quite happily and harvesting various items … Continue reading

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Tuesday 29th September 2015 – Continuing with the tidying up.

It’s a little easier to work through various beds now that certain vegetables are ready to come up. I turned over a bed where the Onion, Garlic and Carrots were growing. My Onions started off brilliantly, but then went a … Continue reading

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