Christmas Cheer

We’re heading towards Christmas, and once again the challenges of Covid have thrown another festive season into chaos. It’s a worrying time as we wonder what the next few weeks will bring.

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October in the Kitchen Garden

Autumn might be in full swing, but the kitchen garden just keeps on giving! From squashes to beetroot, there’s a lot to harvest, eat and store, just now. And with those autumnal colours lighting our days, October is turning out to be a very special month indeed.

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Field of Dreams

On an early evening walk yesterday, we strolled past a farm with an unused plot of land. It’s just down the road from us, so most days I pass it, slowing down to stare at this half acre of potential. You see, it offers me a daydream. What if I could turn this plot of land into a cultivated, veg and fruit producing area? With a little shed fronting as a farm shop, I could take my growing ambitions to a whole new level!

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