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lacuna

Noun An unfilled space or interval; a gap A missing portion in a book or manuscript How to recap the last three weeks? The weather finally got a bit warmer – apart from last Monday, when we had hailstones the … Continue reading

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I do love my pink stretchy gardening gloves

It continues to be a little parky, but the sun was shining and I am still on holiday – and lets face it, the gardening isn’t going to go away just because the wind is from the East and the … Continue reading

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Stay-at-home husband

Handsome was supposed to be going away on a school trip leaving Mouse and me in perfect peace to fend for ourselves for a week. However, with his bags almost packed and the sun cream ready to be slathered on, … Continue reading

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soon I won’t have to buy lettuce until autumn

In the greenhouse tonight I have two pots with little green lettuce sprouts in them. I love the excitement of watching things grow, yesterday there was a touch of green that might just have been a sprout (but might have … Continue reading

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spring is sprung the grass is riz i wonder where the birdies is

Today was a glorious (late) spring day; the first time this year that it has really felt warm outside. Handsome was up early and out in the garden before I had really surfaced. I need at least two cups of … Continue reading

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Everything in the garden is…

It was a glorious spring weekend, so I gardened, and then I gardened some more. On Saturday I planted chard and spinach and brussel sprouts (Mouse loves them) and radishes, and planted out the first batch of lettuces – it's … Continue reading

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