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Living in the damp middle of nowhere

Wordless Wednesday – Sadie and a quarry full of yellow cowslips

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Six on Saturday – 50/50 Woes and Wows

08/05/2021 May is off to a see-saw start for me, both in terms of weather and successes in the garden. Here’s a selection of wins and woes from our garden this week for Six-on-Saturday, which is hosted by Jonathon, aka … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Bluebell Woods

Enjoy!

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In a Vase on Monday – Starlight Sensation

I bought a couple of new kinds of narcissus from Peter Nyssen in the autumn. Late of course and then I quickly bunged them in pots, only for them to sit around while I decided where to put them in … Continue reading

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A blossom bower

Deep in the puffs of apple blossom, With surround-sound provided by buzzing bees, A cosy nest has been built. Well, I say ‘built’ and ‘cosy’, but we are talking about wood pigeons here … and that means it’s actually a … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – The Fabuloso Fringed Fabio

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Six on Saturday – Everything is better in sunshine

24/04/2021 What a glorious day! In fact, what a glorious fortnight! We’ll gloss over the corresponding nights of frosts and the damage and hold-ups they are causing in the potting on and planting out department. Nevertheless, there’s plenty of growth … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – The Lady Detectorist

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Wordless Wednesday: The Slow Sloe Gin Preparation

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Wordless Wednesday: Easter Flowers

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