Harvest 2015

Step outside the back door and you know that it’s harvest time. First the unmistakable dusty smell of harvest, then…

Hatched

Two of my ducks recently spent over a month sitting together on a heap of eggs. Last week, when the…

the garden in May

    Smelling: lilac Sowing: runner beans, French beans, carrots, beetroot and salad leaves Harvesting: asparagus and rhubarb Watching: parsley…

signs of spring

The Met Office would have us believe that spring started on 1st March, while astronomers say that it starts on…