Monthly Archives: August 2013

Beetroot – Best Root Vegetable?

In my opinion, Beetroot is the best root vegetable to grow. Its very forgiving (you can sow it badly and it still crops well), it doesn’t need a lot of looking after, grows well, can be stored in a number … Continue reading

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Gooseberry Jam

We’ve had lots of fruit from the allotment so far this year (Strawberries, Raspberries, Red Currants and lots of Red Gooseberries and Black Currants with the Blackberries and Apples are yet to come). As a result, the freezers are filling … Continue reading

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Gentle stroll around Attenborough Nature Reserve – Caterpillars and Butterflies

Its been a while since I published anything here, we’ve spent most of the sunny days either at the allotment or in the garden rather than out walking. However, for a change yesterday we went for a gentle stroll in … Continue reading

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