Category Archives: allotment

With a bunch of turnips

At the allotment today, I collected two big handfuls of baby turnips, the end of a crop of radishes, some mange tout peas, and just one ‘experimental’ carrot.  Why experimental?  Because I wasn’t sure if they were ready to be … Continue reading

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Lately

My little fellow’s house for a mouse.  You know, sometimes you just have to hold on tight and ride the wave, don’t you? That’s how it is in the Crafter household lately.  Plenty of illness – the Mr has sinusitis, … Continue reading

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We’ve planted our first vegetable in the allotment!

Early Potatoes are in!  Yes, the first vegetables to be planted in our allotment are my early potatoes ‘International Kidney’.  We set them in their cosy soil beds today and wished them well.  The children placed each tuber into it’s … Continue reading

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