Well I've had a very busy weekend. My kids went to titration comp (chemistry thing) this weekend and it was very exciting as we placed first and second!!! Completely unexpected as this was the first time our school had entered, multiple equipment disasters occurred on the day but the kids were champions. That pretty much took up my Saturday so I didn't have as much time as I'd like gardening this weekend. However, the cooler days means you actually get more gardening…Continue
I've had 3 very busy weekends away from my garden and boy have I missed it. I spent the whole weekend in the garden and enjoyed every minute but there were lots of maintainancy jobs to get done. Harvested lots of paw paws, banana's and honey. Normally I only take one comb but my bees have been making some funky shaped comb so I removed two of the worst and straightened a couple to hopefully sort the problem…Continue
My son said to me today that it was only 4 weeks till winter and I went to explain that no, we were still in the middle of Autumn when I realised that DESPITE the still really hot weather, it is actually the last month of Autumn!!! What the??? No wonder I'm having such trouble in the garden.
I have FINALLY got some spinach to germinate, don't ask me how as I swear the days have not dropped below 25. I have just transplanted it into a wicking bed today but it may not…Continue