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Garden Share Collective / Gardening / Self Sufficiency / Growing from Seed / In The Garden

See How My Garden Grows: April 2014

I am having a terrible run with the The Garden Share Collectivelately. This time I actually knew it was the start of the month but apparently only imaged pressing publish on my post, so it’s now a tad late! This Month: I haven’t really done much in the garden lately. Almost nothing has been harvested, and … Continue reading

Decluttering/Organising / DIY / Gardening / Self Sufficiency

Weekend To-Do List – 29th March, 2014

Lately I’ve been struggling to find the energy to do anything around the house/garden. Ordinarily I don’t get a lot achieved during the week and everything gets left to the weekend, only for some reason lately that hasn’t really been working out. This weekend, however, I had nothing planned so I decided to write myself … Continue reading

DIY / Kids

{DIY} Ribbon Flower Brooch

On Wednesday Miss H (9 years old) came home and announced that Friday was ‘Harmony Day’ and that her school was encouraging her to wear orange as a result. Orange not being a particularly attractive colour (or at least so we think in our household) we didn’t really have anything orange that she could wear. My … Continue reading

Gardening / Self Sufficiency / Growing from Seed / In The Garden / Living Frugally / Succession Planting

{Succession Planting} Tuesday 18/3/14

I’ve been having trouble keeping up with the blog lately for a few different reasons. The first is the general malaise I get around now that means I tend not to harvest the plants I’ve spent so much time putting in. The second is that Mr J has just started at a new (special) school … Continue reading