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The 'Fat Regiment'

No rain until about 3pm today, so I had a good five hours outdoors. The soil is so...

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19 Feb, 2020
Cottagekaren

Supermarket Ginger Plant

Last year I grew a root of Ginger (zingiber officinale) from the supermarket. It...

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14 Feb, 2020
Cottagekaren

Flowers of February

It's really cold outside, and windy too. But the sun is shining so I popped out to...

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13 Feb, 2020
Cottagekaren

The Opposite Month....August

I try to always be planning for the opposite month of the year, so at the moment...

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10 Feb, 2020
Cottagekaren

February Frost

I got up to watch the Tennis final in Australia (Come on Novak!!) and was greeted...

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2 Feb, 2020
Cottagekaren

Therapeutic Crafting (Flower Themed)

At this time of year I sometimes feel quite low, so to lift my spirits I have been...

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28 Jan, 2020
Cottagekaren

Reading Gives Me Ideas...

...and that always leads to spending money! (Images through this blog are from from...

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26 Jan, 2020
Cottagekaren

Mid-Winter Sunshine

What a day! After a grey start, the sky cleared and there was some real warmth in...

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21 Jan, 2020
Cottagekaren

Gardening, Zen and Stuff

Ever since our Daughter Rachel’s wedding on 28th December, we have been laid low...

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5 Jan, 2020
Cottagekaren

A Walk On Buddon Ness This Morning

Barry Buddon (aka Buddon Ness) is MOD land forming a triangular outcrop into the...

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31 Dec, 2019
Cottagekaren

Our Special Day

Just a few from the wedding yesterday. These were taken by the hotel staff, not the...

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29 Dec, 2019
Cottagekaren

Owl ‘Refurbishment’ :)

I bought this Owl in TK’s not long after we moved here, and he’s been outside almost...

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3 Dec, 2019
Cottagekaren


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