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G’day Vegepod

The ‘Grow you own’ world is amazing and I was lucky enough to enter it nearly 2 years ago. It is definitely changing and watching social media closely I can see more and more people and families getting involved with growing flowers, vegetables and fruit at home or on an allotment plot. During my two… Continue reading G’day Vegepod

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Hello

Hello. . . . . . is it me you’re looking for? Well its been a while hasn’t it, big plans for blogging last year mixed with a job and 2 kids resulted in very little writing, but Im back and promise to get back into the swing of things. Thought I would do a… Continue reading Hello

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Willow and wild box September

Me and the girls are super lucky to be ambassadors of the wonderful willow and wild box children's activity pack. We are always super excited to receive it in the post every month and love to get stuck in with the activities. This month we have been busy again using all the stuff in this… Continue reading Willow and wild box September

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Cosmos- balanced universe or planting harmony?

Deriving from the Greek word harmony and balanced universe,  can the cosmos plant help me create a harmonious garden? Before I started to become interested in growing my own food and growing my own flowers, my gardening skills and creativity were a little slap dash. I would find a pretty flower I liked, order it in… Continue reading Cosmos- balanced universe or planting harmony?

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Sweet pea & chilli seeds

January. . . What a month, I'm honestly really glad its over.  I know it’s not just me but throughout January I have been desperate to get sowing seeds, desperate for spring, desperate for longer,lighter hours that I’ve kind of been wishing my life away without really realising it. Since I posted my last blog  I’ve been… Continue reading Sweet pea & chilli seeds

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January blues

If like me you use gardening as a tool to help keep your mental health under control, you might find that January can be a little bit harder than expected. I am sure a few people reading this won’t have read my first blog post ‘Allotment therapy’ so you may not know that since march 2017… Continue reading January blues

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Welcome 2018

So here we are hello 2018 and goodbye to 2017(sorry I’m a little late to the party). Saying goodbye to 2017 is a little bit bittersweet, for anyone that has read my first blog, they will know I am extremely happy to see the back of 2017, but how can I be so happy about… Continue reading Welcome 2018