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July 2015

Twilight hour

A few moments after work to water the thirstiest beans, celery, pumpkins and tomatoes. And to pause and wonder at the mesmerizing neon colours generated by …

Rain stops play

Fridays have, until today, been a full-on gardening day. Although not overly warm, it has been a relatively dry spring and summer, by …

White cabbages

What would you do with these?

I’m not a fan of shop-bought coleslaw; it’s slimy and clawing. But My Nice Man went on a week’s course at Ashburton Cookery School …

Somerset sunset

The commute home sometimes crosses the River Brue. This evening I just have to stop and take a moment to be thankful.

Judging Judy

There’s a lovely post on the Gardenista website today, focusing on the finalists in the Edible Garden category. Mine is Project 5 …