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Allotment Adventures: Getting there

So we went to the plot this weekend. We can’t sow anything yet because we need a ton of compost so there wasn’t a lot to do, I wanted to put the last bed in and then our plan was … Continue reading

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Sunday Music: Its the End of the World -R.E.M

I did my weekly shop yesterday and it was quiet but there was hardly anything there and this was playing and seems apt… It’s not the end of the world but it’s worrying and I’m concerned for my friends and … Continue reading

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Friday Links: Don’t panic…

Happy Friday! It’s been a busy week, on the one hand it’s getting lighter in the morning so I’m much more awake and upbeat, on the other things feel like they are about to be really grim, corona virus and … Continue reading

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Monday Miscellany: Preparation

Happy Monday! Last week was stupidly busy, mostly taken up with trying to iron out any wrinkles that could stopped our team from home working so I logged lots of time with the IT dept. I also recognise the ridiculousness … Continue reading

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Friday Links: Doomed?

Happy Friday! This week was all a bit ‘waiting for the apocalypse’. Public transport is heavy with the scent of hand sanitiser! It’s not happened yet but who knows. Here are this week’s links It’s not just chlorinated chicken: five … Continue reading

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Allotment Adventures: Allotmenting between the storms

We finally had a good chunk of time when it wasn’t raining! Behold we put more beds in and there was wood chip so we did our thing. This picture is from the work area. We have a couple of … Continue reading

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Monday Miscellany: March

Happy Monday and welcome to March! March is a good month, in fact in March we get both the first day of metreorological Spring and the Spring equinox, it’s Women’s History Month and also World Book Day, International Women Day, … Continue reading

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Friday Links: The Government of All the Spanners

Happy Friday! This is going up very late today because I forgot to post it. It’s been a very busy week… Priti Patel is out of her depth – and that is Boris Johnson’s fault The fall in life expectancy … Continue reading

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Allotment Adventures: Buying wood

Anyone else sick of the weather? The weather wasn’t great last weekend and Ma had a trick knee, so we already knew not much was going to happen. We hit the plot and checked for damage, the bird feeders were … Continue reading

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Pancake Day:

Today and then on Tuesdays during Lent, I’m going to talk about my faith and spiritual practice (or lack thereof). So this is the time to look away if you’re not interested in this topic. No worries, there will be … Continue reading

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