Book Review : The One-Pot Gourmet Gardener by Cinead McTernan

With our allotment being quite small, I always plan carefully what we grow in our limited space.  It’s surprising what you can grow in such a small area.   I’ve been thinking though… wouldn’t it be great to have some fresh salad leaves for our sandwiches, or strawberries that I can just pop into the garden and…

Let The Chitting Begin

This weekend me and Mr.Bee visited a local potato day 🙂 Who’d have thought there were so many different varieties of spuds?  We were spoilt for choice really!  Armed with a list of the potatoes on offer, we walked around with our box ready to fill up.  There were herbs, vegetable seeds, fruit trees and…

A Gift of Peas & Beans

During shed duty this weekend I was given some delicious peas and beans from my friend David 🙂 We have got : Golden Mange Toute Champion of England Peas Field Beans French Beans This should keep us going for years to come, I can save some peas & beans back each year.  Ready, steady, SOW!…