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The veggie patch is producing like mad now.

When I got home I picked about thirty pea pods for my evening meal. There is something therapeutic about shelling peas I find. After the meal I decided to deal with the excess of courgettes and made a couple of jars of courgette and ginger jam. Continue reading

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May arrives and plenty to do in the vegetable patch.

On Monday we had heavy rain most of the day which replenished the water butts nicely as they had been getting a little low with the recent dry spell. On Monday night the sky cleared and when I went out with Laddie at 4am there was a heavy frost on the car. Continue reading

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April arrives and lots to do in the vegetable patch

Saturday dawns with light showers but soon brightens up into a very warm afternoon. Continue reading

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Seed Sowing and digging

I started the time in the vegetable plot by uncovering the cloche and watering the strawberries and the ground in which the potatoes, broad beans and peas were sown the other week as things were beginning to dry out. Continue reading

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