Sweetest Parsnips

On Christmas eve we all (Wife, kids and Grandparents) headed to the plot to collect the parsnips for Christmas dinner.  This has become quite the tradition in our family where ever we stay for […]

Current state of my plot.

Now I wouldn’t consider myself a novice veg grower: I’ve been growing in my back garden for over 5 years. In that time I certainly picked up the basic idea […]

BacktoMyGarden Podcast

A few weeks ago Dave Ledoux (@backtomygarden) interviewed me for his podcast.  It was a really well presented show and I had a great time doing it, so please head along […]

Little 'helper' Dragon

Today was quite a day, but on things other than gardening.  Vicki, my wife,  ran the Stratford half marathon and we all went to watch and cheer her on.  The boy […]

Notebook - Just full of doodles

I’m starting to get the distinct feeling that the season is running away faster that I can keep up. I thought my rough plans were sufficient, and they have got […]

Garden Connect - The Start

This year I have joined the Garden Connect bloggers network.  The aim is to all grow the same set of plants and learn from the shared experience.  It only requires […]

Wednesday Evening Picnic

Wednesday last week was amazing.  It was the first midweek day available for me on the plot since the change to British Summer Time.  As the weather was nice we […]