Happy

Where is your happy place?

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Winds of change

Autumn is in the air and there’s a few jobs to do on the plot!

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The big 500

Do you think it’s possible to harvest £1,564 worth of crops in 12 months? I didn’t. Read on to see what happend!

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Here comes trouble!

Pip is now a huge part of our allotment fun so it’s about time I introduced her!

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Not quitting while I’m ahead

Last year all I wanted to do was grow a carrot. They were my nemesis, my achilles heal, the thorn in my side. I didn’t need a show carrot.. nor a supermarket sized carrot. I just wanted a simple carrot of perhaps gratable size. Well let’s face it, my previous attempts had been so pathetic I’d […]

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A little too much of a good thing…

One potato, two potato, three potato, four… Its easy to deal with potatoes when you have a big harvest. Just pop them in a paper or hessian sack somewhere rodent proof, dry, frost free and in the dark and they’ll store for months! Onions and garlic are also dead easy. After harvesting, lay them out […]

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