Back to it…Weeding the Leeks!

First day back at the allotment this year and what a sorry sight it was too! Little and often is going to be the way forward for us this year, so I set an hour aside for some tidying up! We really haven’t got a lot up there that could have been damaged by the storms but there was…

October Missions!

I’ve finally accepted that another summer has passed and am now embracing the charms of Autumn. Flabbergasted at those plot holders with little or nothing to do, one year into our green fingered journey, the position of having nothing to do is far off! Here’s my little list of October allotment potterings, in no particular…

Elephant Garlic

Today we decided to get our elephant garlic in! For one of our cloves (purchased from The Range) we thought we’d make use of this tyre. Using it to create a corner to our pathway, and of course we’d know where the garlic was! The kids were chuffed to take responsibility for planting these! Apparently…