The weather doesn’t seem to know if it should be late summer or early autumn – one minute it’s warm and sunny, the next it’s chilly & wet. But at least the wet means the allotment will benefit – I hope! Welcome to my Six on Saturday!
Back to the allotment this week for my Six on Saturday, with some successes and some utter failures!Continue reading “Six on Saturday – June 30th – successes and failures”
While everyone else seems to be watching the build up to the Royal Wedding, I’m planning what’s heading onto the allotment next, trying to work out a way of ‘bulking up’ the soil in a raised bed (the multi purpose compost I put in is just like dust!) and hoping that the runner beans will get on and grow faster! Welcome to my Six on Saturday!Continue reading “Six on Saturday – May 19th”
They forecast dry sunny weather today, and rain from about 9pm…. well they weren’t overly accurate, it started raining at lunchtime. But now it’s mid afternoon and the sun’s back out again, so we’re making the most of the dry warm day. Anyhow, welcome to my Six on Saturday!Continue reading “Six on Saturday – April 21st”
What’s that strange glowing blob in the sky? And more to the point, why is the sky blue instead of that murky grey colour? It must mean the sunshine is out, so we could finally get some more work done on the allotment! Welcome to my Six on Saturday!Continue reading “Six on Saturday – April 7th – raised bed disaster”
The weather improved after the snowy Sunday, which meant we had a chance to finally get some work done on the allotment. So here’s my Six on Saturday with no snow in sight!Continue reading “Six on Saturday – March 24th – no snow!”