New Year on the Allotment

Thursday 31st December 2015

2016 will be the year of the allotment.  It’s rather awkward having a brand new obsession hobby when I barely have time for all the others, but it will have to elbow its way in. As 2016 skids...

New Super-Powers

Tuesday 29th December 2015

I have discovered that I have some shiny new super-powers.  In addition to these original super-powers that is. I am The Keeper of the Tickets Tickets for any event, outing, trip or show can only be...

Smugness. Discuss. (Also, a Slightly Grumpy Post).

Tuesday 22nd December 2015

We all know how I can be proper grouchy, don’t we?  Even at Christmas?  Well, it is (more) rare but someone has made me a bit grumpy.  Get a coffee. ‘Is it just me, or does anyone find...

The War on Weeds is Being Won!

Saturday 12th December 2015

There is a slow but steady progression in my digging activity.  We now have only about 8 feet left to dig over on the main plot.  This clearly shows the narrowing strip now about 2/3 rds down the...

Conversations With Lily: maps

Monday 7th December 2015

I have to tell you about this convo while it is fresh in my mind.  It is shocking!  Did you realise that (and maybe I am guilty, if anyone is, not Lily) that apparently, some *young people* never...

Allotment Life in Winter

Saturday 5th December 2015

Lots of activity on the allotment!  Unfortunately, 95% of this is digging.  Get an allotment which needs a 100% dig-over to remove rank weeds and call it a fitness regime.  This is how I am making...

New 2016 Dates for Christmas and Thronchos

Friday 4th December 2015

I have added two new dates to the site.  There is one space now available for Christmas at Court Cottage and this is on Sunday the 27th November.  The new date is in fact Saturday 26th November...