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25 February 2015

My tomato seeds are in. That means spring must be round the corner. But the icy northerly crashing into the house and rattling trees all day says something different. And I had another load of firewood delivered today, which is … Continue reading

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16 March 2014

This evening I came in from the garden at 6.40. It never fails to take me by surprise, how one moment we’re keeping the cold night out by closing the shutters soon after four, then the next we’re feeling the … Continue reading

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6 February 2013

I have great piles of seed packets neatly arranged on the kitchen table: tomatoes, peppers sweet and hot, lettuce of various types, nasturtiums and marigolds, basil, dill and coriander. If I had anything to plant them in I’d be out … Continue reading

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