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Scouring the Garden

Despite winds of indeterminate strength overnight and a gusty couple of days we seem to have avoided the worst of the storms which have been battering parts of the UK – read about the difference between a ‘storm’ and a … Continue reading

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GBBD: and the Bells Are Ringing Out

Each month when we feature the blooms in our gardens for Garden Bloggers Blooms Day we wonder what will be available the next month, even more so at this time of year. Carol of May Dreams Gardens kindly hosts this … Continue reading

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A Young Woman’s Fancy

In the spring a young man’s fancy may lightly turn to thoughts of love, but in autumn this not quite so young woman’s thoughts, now that the smaller outstanding jobs have been caught up with, reluctantly turn to attending to … Continue reading

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The Golfing Beaver

Whilst I have been sitting with my feet up feigning under-the-weatherness The Golfer has continued to be as industrious as ever, beavering away at things that need to be done. The chickens now have their lean-to or chicken port, although there … Continue reading

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