‘Allotment v Woman’ (so far, it’s a draw)

Thursday 28th April 2016

The allotment is swinging into full-on summer mode.  In the greenhouse, which is here and not on the allotment, I have many veg seedlings nurdling their way through to becoming food.  Chard,...

A Word About Arthur. And Medlar Rises Again.

Thursday 21st April 2016

The thing is, Arthur is an under-dog.  In his mind.  And I hardly ever mention him, do I?  But in fact, he is the sweetest, best-mannered, gentlest little dog that ever walked Dog’s good...

The Allotment Project (AKA Oh My God! It’s Rhubarb Madness)

Monday 18th April 2016

When I first got the allotment, one lady told me that she had to take over-supply of produce (beans, I think) home in a wheelbarrow.  Yesterday, I had to take some rhubarb home in my wheelbarrow....

The Wrong Way to Knit.

Friday 1st April 2016

Today, I read a post from a US based knitting teacher.  She wrote about a knitting subject that is very important to me.  What is the best way to knit? Her answer is:  any way that suits you,...