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Posted: 15/08/2015 at 20:57

Frumpy1 sorry no , the one was courgette , lime & walnut , different , heavy but very nice and the other lemon drizzle , as light as feather 

watching Bake Off for the first time , such complicated baking 


Posted: 15/08/2015 at 19:16

Hello all did some gardening cut Hawtorn tree 

Nice sunny day next door invited us around later  afternoon for a couple of glasses of wine and to try some new cake recipes and to toast the nice summer

going to allottment tomorrow

Want camping once , weather was good but didn't enjoy it , never done it since but everybody to there own 

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 15/08/2015 at 19:09

Everybody seems to be using " hello forkers "

Any way had a good day in Garden trimmed Hawthorn tree  first time this year , 

O/H trimmed lavender bushes and decided to save flowers for lavender sachets , nice day 



Posted: 14/08/2015 at 19:13

So much going on , glad everybody is Ok , should be a nice weekend 

Hostfan , so many toms , mine really poor this year 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 14/08/2015 at 15:09

Yes rain at last , however , the weekend is forecast to be nice and sunny 

will get up there Saturday or Sunday not sure yet

going to g/c to see about blackthorn bushes for sloe berries 

also need to dig up 2nd earlies 


Posted: 14/08/2015 at 09:19

Morning all , just have breakfast and watching the rain , didn't start till 8-30 last night , garden and allottment needed it , hope it clears up for the weekend 

have very little delivered , we ask for items ,if not in , to be put in greenhouse which is front /side of house . Postman is very good as well 

Off to a meeting in Weathspoons lunch time in Lincoln , cheers everybody 

My Bristol Garden in 2015

Posted: 13/08/2015 at 21:14

Just started raining in Lincoln , hopefully it will fill my water butts 

other wise  it had had been a reasonable day weather wise 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 13/08/2015 at 08:46

Just picked my first red tomatoes , still not many turning yet 

went up to allottment and burnt the corn cockle , raspberry canes and pulled up some weeds ( on last bed still to have final dig ) and put those in fire bin left them smoking 

just about to sort out some potatoes that I dug up earlier this week Maris Piper 

My Bristol Garden in 2015

Posted: 13/08/2015 at 08:40

Hello , heavy rain forecast for this afternoon right through to tommrow lunch time but we will wait and see 

Gardens we have visited 2015

Posted: 12/08/2015 at 12:59

Great Dixter looks great , thanks for photos

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