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Not had a good morning ...

We are having a garden path and a tiny patio area built by two wonderful builders,...

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8 Apr, 2021
Shirley_tulip

"Oops, I did it again!"

Yesterday we visited a family run plant nursery, mainly to purchase small plants...

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31 Mar, 2021
Shirley_tulip

A few ticks off the Wishlist!

Today is a day I have been looking forward to very much, Government restrictions...

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29 Mar, 2021
Shirley_tulip

Rewarded myself today!

Having emptied the 'Dalek' composter into bags ready for spreading over a border,...

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25 Mar, 2021
Shirley_tulip

Summer bulbs confusion

I received a delivery of Dahlia plants last week, ordered them last November but...

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13 Mar, 2021
Shirley_tulip

New garden fencing

Our garden fencing was goodness knows how many years old, with trellis added by ourselves...

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11 Mar, 2021
Shirley_tulip

A seaside Lockdown walk

This morning we took a short drive to a local beach, drank our take-out coffees in...

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21 Feb, 2021
Shirley_tulip

Loss of picture yet again!

Good morning everyone, I hope you are all keeping safe and warm. Last night I logged...

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24 Jan, 2021
Shirley_tulip

Gone too far perhaps!

This little raised bed needs a change in planting as I find it quite tiring at times...

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11 Jan, 2021
Shirley_tulip

Beside the seaside

We are very lucky to live between the South Downs and the coast and regularly visit...

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12 Nov, 2020
Shirley_tulip

Something's been digging . . .

Early this morning I let Megan cat out in to the garden, watched her sniffing all...

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9 Nov, 2020
Shirley_tulip

Winding down for Winter

Yesterday was 5th November, the first day of the second Lockdown for England, so...

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6 Nov, 2020
Shirley_tulip


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