Don't have time for a blog ... I paint write garden cook and chat with friends and try to help out here ... and I have to sleep some time ...
Sleep tight all ...
This may be helpful
Lyn Wonky has had steroid injections ... the effects lasted all of three days
Glad you're enjoying growing stuff.
Be careful with importing soil ... it may contain seeds ... you won't be very popular if you introduce ground elder or Japanese knot weed to the allotment site
Hurrah! my snowdrops are coming out ... I can see white buds peeking through the leaf litter
And my Amaryllis Papilio is gorgeous
I remember when friends were choosing a gravestone for their father ... they were very taken with some smart illustrations of Italian marble ... until I reminded them that he had endured a particularly difficult time in Italy when in the British Army in WW2 ... I thought he'd revolve in his grave if he thought he was being memorialised with an Italian headstone ........... fortunately they saw my point of view and chose York stone ... much better suited to him and an English country churchyard
A former colleague (younger than me) grew up in London in a children's home close to where Sting lived when he was first famous... apparently he and the other boys would chase Sting and he would jog faster and faster thinking they were going to cause trouble ... all they wanted to do was jog around the park and streets with him
Pauline ... I think you've misunderstood the tone of Lyn's post. She really wouldn't mean anything unkind.