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A man with a plan

April, in many ways, represents my favourite time of year. Whilst the weather may still not be brilliant and work schedules seem to get ever fuller, I can’t help but get excited as I start to day dream and plan … Continue reading

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Cabin fever

Rain, rain and more bloody rain; that has been the story of the last month. As someone who is addicted to spending time outdoors, to being active and enjoying open spaces, the last month has been very tiresome. Whilst I … Continue reading

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Back to reality

It’s the start of a new year and its back to reality after the Christmas break; ie. being very busy! I have been rather active on the writing front over the last couple of weeks, with a deadline fast approaching … Continue reading

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The empty quarter

Bitterly cold mornings, empty vegetable patches and days wrapped in a dull gloom; it is easy to find this time of year hard going psychologically. When I wake in the morning, its pitch black outside and my body screams, trying … Continue reading

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Rescuing the lawn, grumpy girls and a great escape

The change in seasons has become all to noticeable over the last few weeks, with the progression from summer to autumn marked by the onset of cold weather, rain and shorter days; already dampening the spirits of garden and gardener … Continue reading

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Bloomin’ Butterflies

It’s been another hectic month of non-gardening based activity, but last weekend I eventually found a few hours to give my veg patch some much needed attention; finally getting round to harvesting my first major batch of produce. The results … Continue reading

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Garden Catch Up

The last two months have been a little hectic, what with holidays, family weddings, office work and writing, so I thought it was about time to take stock of how things are progressing in my quest to source as much … Continue reading

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