We have lift off! I have never been so excited to see a tiny green shoot covered in muck! There were a few moments when I thought I’d drowned all the seeds with my excessive excitable watering……. For those who are interested, it’s a baby sunflower! Continue reading Germinate! Germinate!
Nothing can halt this runaway train of allotment-enthusiasm! Today there was some hefty digging undertaken and bramble destruction ….. apparently you can’t compost the fuckers which means we get to be the fire starters (twisted fire starters!) I’ve also been educated on the destructive potential of bind-weed. This is the most evil of all weeds. … Continue reading Dig for Victory!
First casualty in the battle against the weeds. Undoubtably not the only one to fall …… But things are looking safer since the petrol-powered-brush-cutter has been vetoed! Continue reading War Wound #1
Or rake, hoe, dig, fork and cut this fucker down. The time has come to start making ‘progress’ on the plot. Nothing gets out pent up frustration and anger than hacking away at hundreds of weeds growing on your growing patch. It was a good few hours of raking all the crap out, attacking the … Continue reading Burn This Fucker Down.
Finished your strenuous evening of hoeing (!) and digging?
Time to relax?
Not when there’s seedlings to make…….. Continue reading Kitchen-chaos!
The lots have been drawn and the stakes are high!
Our plot could have more weeds on it, if weeds were capable of organisation and construction they could have built themselves high-rise weed-appartments and moved right in. As weeds can’t do that. We are definitely starting at peak-weed. Continue reading GO GO GO!