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”
This month, we put on the brakes, slow the pace and lose ourselves to the quieter moments in the garden and on the allotment. While the birds sing and the bees buzz, we should do little more than enjoy their song. In a few months, these sultry days will be just a fond memory, as cooler nights draw in and we don warmer layers. Continue reading “5 Easy Gardening Jobs for August”
I have a confession to make. I can’t keep it quiet anymore. I need to free myself from this dark burden. I can turn to you, can’t I, loyal reader, for counsel and solace?
This year, I haven’t grown runner beans. Continue reading “The Runner Bean Embargo”