Monthly Archives: December 2013

Another one bites the dust!

Well that’s another Christmas that snuck up far too quickly done and dusted. I had not really thought too much about it this year and quickly had to do some mind resetting to come to terms with time frames. Luckily … Continue reading

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First bite of the cherry!

The cherries I have been eagerly awaiting to ripen seem to be ready for picking, so tonight I had a shot at the first target. Just lovely! Missing my kitchen 😦 It’s coming up to a year since we moved … Continue reading

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Facing my fears!

One of the things I fear most is being personally exposed or of failing. Consequently I only ever do things that I know I will excel in and once mastered I usually move on to my next mission.  For my … Continue reading

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Not normal for me to post on a Monday, but this is good

Garlic harvest time! Should I, shouldn’t I, should I, shouldn’t I???? I’m sure at times everyone is overwhelmed with advice about planting, maintaining and harvesting their crops. I have grown garlic for about 30 years and still every year I … Continue reading

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The one I forgot!

In last weeks post I mentioned that in the garden I had a special thing to show but had forgotten to take a photo. I’m proud, excited and really looking forward to seeing what these taste like. I attended a grafting workshop … Continue reading

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