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#FoodIsFree – a local initiative

Some time late last week I came home to find a flyer from a neighbour in my letterbox.  She was inviting the residents of the street to participate in a local movement called #FoodIsFree.  The idea is to leave any … Continue reading

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Garden Share Collective – August 2014

Welcome to another month in my patch and touring around the other fabulous Garden Share Collective gardens.  Not a lot has been happening in my neck of the woods of the gardening variety anyway.  We’ve had a very cold, wet, … Continue reading

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Garden Share Collective – July 2014

Once again I’m late with this post and my lack of attention to the garden means that I don’t have a lot to say.  The weather here has been terrible, bitterly cold, gusty unbearable winds and wet, wet, wet.  Though … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday – May 12, 2014

Well, my posts are becoming few and far between, a response to a busy life, but also not a lot happening in either kitchen or garden.  Having said that the Autumn sunshine was just too enticing today so I took … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday – 14 April, 2014

It was all about tomatoes this week as I started (or continued, to be more accurate) the garden clean up.  I pulled three of the tomato plants out, but there are still plenty more in the ground to come out … Continue reading

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A Tomato Review

This year I’ve grown a few new-to-me varieties of tomatoes and thought I should write a brief review of them and of growing tomatoes generally this year. Firstly the varieties I grew included wild sweetie, lemon drop, black cherry, Amish … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday – 31 March, 2014

I’ve been a bit neglectful of my garden this week and my new seedlings have really suffered… looks like my winter planting is going to be a bit sparse.  But I have managed to pick a few things including….. Six … Continue reading

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