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Happy Ending after Disappointing Meal: Part 2

A couple of weeks ago I blogged about a meal I’d had where the price if a surprise vegetarian menu was the same as a lister and steak special even … Continue reading

July 7, 2015 · 4 Comments

Amazing veggie burger

Wow! Veggie burger? What does that say to you? Cardboard? Flavourless? Dull? No thanks?  Me too but veggie burgers are getting better! We were at an open air concert yesterday. … Continue reading

July 6, 2015 · 2 Comments

Chocolate heaven

I mentioned the other day that I’d taken on a task that had been hanging around for years. Literally years.  The cobnuts from the two trees we planted in our … Continue reading

July 5, 2015 · 2 Comments

Great Meals

After years of allotmenteering one of my favourite times is when the food starts coming together. And when meals develop, peppered with home grown elements.    This fantastic salad just … Continue reading

July 4, 2015 · 15 Comments


I keep wondering how I do it. The blog needs content and I need to share the crazy things we do. New ideas need to keep coming in order to … Continue reading

July 3, 2015 · 7 Comments

Installing a new hive

We’ve been asked to set up a hive in a new location.  We’ve got some bees (but that part comes later) bad need to create a home for them.  First … Continue reading

June 28, 2015 · 4 Comments

Swanning About

Swanning about the local area is wonderful. As a benefit of the water management systems which create lots of ditches and small canals there are many water birds. So there … Continue reading

June 25, 2015 · 2 Comments


Bees are amazing. There’s lots of incredible things about them.     This bumble bee has been working so hard. She’s collected a massive bag of pollen. It takes visits to … Continue reading

June 24, 2015 · 7 Comments

Plotting Growth 

The allotment is a curious thing. The weather dominates work and progress.  But regardless of the climate and the effort stuff gets busy growing.    We’ve already had a few … Continue reading

June 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Cute Coot

Yesterday while walking a friend’s dog we saw a great example of nature and tenacity.  A coot was bringing sticks to a nest in the middle of the drainage ditch. … Continue reading

June 22, 2015 · 3 Comments

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