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Tomato hopes squashed

Oh noooooo! Airborne blight, aka The Black Death, has visited the front garden tomatoes. Two days ago I noticed a brown legion on one of …

Ground Control to Major Tom

Out of all the fruit and vegetables I grow, I’d say it’s the tomatoes I look forward to the most. The joy …

Something I prepared earlier…

It’s useful at this time of year (before we’ve completely dedicated our beds to much-missed summer vegetables and bouncy salads) to look back and review …

The Temptation of Tomatoes

On the way out from Pennard’s Potato Day, wondering if I my brown paper bags would survive the dash to the car in …

My night in with an American Beauty

Anyone who’s seen the film ‘American Beauty’ will remember the scene where the blonde girl is wriggling around naked on a bed of red …

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 …