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Making Jams and Jellies

It’s that time of year when the preserving pan comes out and I turn some of the produce from the allotment and elsewhere into preserves: jams, chutneys, jellies, and pickles. I made some pumpkin and ginger jam (which always turns … Continue reading

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Dorset Apple Cake

I had a gift of a bag full of cooking apples at the weekend, and made a couple of different things. First an apple crumble, and then also a Dorset Apple Cake. I recorded the apple cake production (see below). … Continue reading

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The Rain Came

On Friday I recorded this short allotment update: We had a little rain overnight on Friday, and a little more on Saturday afternoon. On Sunday we had rain pretty much the entire day. As I sit at my desk writing … Continue reading

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Allotment & Potting Shed Update 13th July 2018

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First Tomato Taste Test of 2018

The tomatoes in the potting shed are starting to ripen, it’s only been 7 1/2 weeks since they were planted out and they’re good to be eaten.

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Allotment & Potting Shed Updates

It’s been a while, but here are a couple of video updates (one from the allotment and one from the potting shed).

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Tomato Update

A quick video update from the potting shed on how the tomatoes are doing.

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