October Spice

These days, the kitchen is besieged with peppers. Hot ones, sweet ones, I don’t think we’ve ever had such a such a copious harvest. Our tomato season might be over, but the peppers are unstoppable. Continue reading “October Spice”

Taking It All In

After a very busy weekend, I spent today’s bank holiday going back to basics up at the allotment. Hands in the soil, birds singing, and a lot of daydreaming. Continue reading “Taking It All In”

First Sow of the Year

The new year has arrived and there is a disturbance in the force. In the dead of night between sleep and wakefulness, I hear the gentlest whisper telling me, ‘Get up, it is time!’ Continue reading “First Sow of the Year”