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Eat your greens

Getting children to eat well seems to be a struggle these days. In the vegetable department, at least, I’ve been lucky. Having been …

Change-over days & room service

As I want to keep the vegetable garden providing for the kitchen through the autumn and winter, there’s not a moment to be …

Potatoes… Fiddle-Dee-Dee!

It’s just like Pa would say… sometimes, out of the darkest danger and fear, comes the most beautiful & dazzling light. Scarlett …

Getting the sack

So far, I’m very pleased with these Marshalls potato sacks which I’m trying out this year. They are very sturdy and have strong handles so …

Your chittin’ heart…

Pennard Plants Potato Days are in full swing in the South West. I went to one recently and have already selected my seed potatoes. …

And it came Tapas

Calling left-overs “Tapas” is a smart way of up-cycling surplus ingredients that are too good to put on the compost heap. They make great …

Saturday night sausages

Add an apple to any dish, and suddenly autumn is here. My parents left a bag of apples from their orchard on the …

One potato, two potato…

    This morning I emptied the remaining early potato bags and got my daughter to help me do a potato count.  The …

Bumble bee Zeppelin

Bzzzzeppelin

I heard the drones of this ginormous bumble bee from afar as he approached the potato flowers. Then I saw him… What …