Category Archives: Allotment

Our allotment: Aug 2016

I always meant to keep taking photographs of our allotment, but somehow I never get chance. Keeping track of two children whilst one of us actually does some work on it has always kept us busy! However, this is the … Continue reading

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Our allotment: August 2015

Osian’s magnificent sunflowers! And my solitary Victoria plum:

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Our allotment: July

We’ve almost filled the allotment up now. It just all needs to grow! We’ve had lots of strawberries and raspberries, and have made raspberry jam.

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Our allotment: early June

We’ve finally got back on top of the allotment. We’ve now got lots of fruit: rhubarb, raspberries, gooseberries, strawberries and three apple trees. We’ve also just planted blackcurrants and red currants. The chives and thyme are spreading everywhere. We’ve put … Continue reading

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Rhubarb muffins

We’ve spent time at our allotment over the past couple of weekends. Osian has enjoyed using his gardening tools to help us dig up the weeds, and has also eaten a lot of soil. Both times I forgot to take … Continue reading

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Our allotment: early July

It’s continued to rain most days since Osian was born. Everything on the allotment has really grown – especially the weeds. We’ve dug up the first lot of new potatoes – with many more rows still to go! We’ve picked … Continue reading

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Our allotment: May

Thriving on neglect! Due to the fact┬áthat we’ve had other concerns over the last few weeks, we haven’t paid any attention to the allotment. When we finally got down there I was quite surprised to see that things had grown … Continue reading

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