Tag Archives: The Week That Was

TWTW # 12 Welcome To British Summer Time

The clocks changed last weekend, and my body & mind have been trying to catch up all week, and it’s been a pretty busy week! On Monday evening I was giving a talk to Harwell Gardening Club. The talk was … Continue reading

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TWTW # 10 Potato Palooza

After digging the potato trenches last weekend, I finally got my potatoes in the ground this weekend. This is considerably earlier than last year, as this time last year we had snow on the ground, and there was nothing happening … Continue reading

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TWTW # 9

I’m behind. Normally by this point in the week I’ve written this post and it’s scheduled to appear around 10am (GMT). Today although I’m behind it will probably appear a bit before that. I have an allotment talk coming up … Continue reading

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TWTW # 8 Another Solar Orbit

Another week, and another year of my life completed. Saturday was my birthday and although I mostly had a quiet day I did have cake! This one has been pretty quiet overall, particularly when our TV set-top box died. We … Continue reading

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TWTW # 7 Too Cold For Spuds

Another week is over and another month, 2019 seems to be galloping at a pace. In a weeks time I’ll be another year older. This February has been reported as the hottest on record with temperatures getting into the 20’s … Continue reading

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TWTW # 6 – Home Baked

I’ve mostly been working from home this week, with some interludes for baking, and a few other things. It’s also been a week where it would appear that Spring has tentatively arrived. The weather has been unseasonably warm, but it … Continue reading

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The Week That Was # 2 (Experiments With Sourdough)

I’ve been wanting to do some sourdough baking for a while now. I already bake quite a bit of our own bread (mostly in a breadmaker), and regularly make pizza bases, rolls and other things and I wanted to give … Continue reading

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