SARAH THE GARDENER

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Tomatoes in Winter

I’ve been a little busy lately and it is has kept me from my dirty little love –  the garden.  I kind of feel I need to say “hello my name is Sarah the Gardener and I haven’t gardened in…

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And another season clocks in

It is so easy to see life passing by when the seasons anxiously waited for, although some with greater excitement than others.  And so we wake up today, firmly in the grasp of winter.  Although having said that it isn’t…

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I grew peanuts! How cool is that?

Early last spring I picked up some raw shelled peanuts from the baking section. I’d done it before so I was kind of excited.  I wasn’t going to bake with them, I was going to grow them.  I love growing…

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You need a soundtrack to go with my garden.

I have just the thing.  Sometimes you really can’t get a good feel of how a garden is, by just reading about it, you need a birdsong soundtrack and an enthusiastic tour guide – that would be me! So pop…

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This time next week I’ll be in a completely different season.

And I have never longed for a date to change on a calendar so much.  I want to just put this horrible spring behind us and never speak of it again!  Well maybe I will.  It can be referred to…

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Come and wander through my garden.

We had a window of lovely weather on the weekend, but then it turned to custard.  The boffins have predicted cold, wind, rain, thunderstoms and hail, but every time I check the forecast again, it seems to have been shifted…

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It is still raining… Sigh

Seriously, what does a girl have to do to get into her garden? But all is not lost, on the soggy days (all of them) I had loads of fun with the WordPress U Branding and Traffic course.  I learnt so…

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The big day is upon us….

It doesn’t get more exciting than this in the garden! Well actually the sowing the first seeds is pretty cool and then when one pops up has me jumping for joy.  The first flash of red – be it strawberry…

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Come and see what is going on in my spring garden

Now that spring is being all springy and doing what it should, I have been out in the garden getting it all ready.  I have been digging and weeding and weeding and digging and a lot of sowing and growing….

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Three weeks have gone in the blink of an eye

Oh my gosh, what has happened to a large chunk of my life?  Oh I know – it has been lost in the garden with days and days of endless toil, falling into bed late at night too exhausted to…

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