2022-10-23 12:58:21 UTC
We’ve been in our new home now for just over four months. Much of my spare time since the move has been spent on the less satisfying elements of shaping a new garden: endless sawing, hacking and trips to the tip to dispose of, mostly, leylandii; then there was the…
Too Much of a Good Thing?
2022-08-26 14:11:28 UTC
It rained yesterday: a steady drizzle, more or less non-stop until mid-afternoon. Water butts in the garden were filled and I sat and watched cricket on the television (no rain at Old Trafford) without guilt We always moan about the weather, don’t we? But what started as a nice, warm…
Starting All Over Again
2022-06-26 07:38:30 UTC
I moved house just over a week ago and as I’m sure you’ll know from your own experience, it was a stressful and exhausting experience. We’ve been renting a place for the last year: a converted Victorian farm building in the middle of a huge country estate of pasture, woodland…