Six on Saturday 16th May 2020

Hello and welcome to this weeks SOS. There seems to be a more positive vibe in the country at the moment with Boris relaxing some restrictions but I can’t help thinking that there is one or 2 bumps and tests to come. One positive relaxation of the rules was of course garden centres are open…

Six on Saturday 9th May 2020

Hello and welcome to this weeks six. Anybody got any idea what week of Lockdown this is. Week 8? Ones thing for sure the virus seems to be still with us and seems to be hanging around a bit longer compared to other countries. I had chosen to be not very political during this crisis…

Furloughed….12 weeks of gardening….perhaps….Week 7??

Hello and welcome to this weeks mini blog on my weekly exploits in the garden. I am a little bit late with the blog this week because I lost track of time which is not difficult to do at this moment in history. We had actual rain last rain proper rain and the government looked…

Six on Saturday 2nd May 2020

Hello and welcome to this weeks six on Saturday. Something strange happened on the garden this week. We actually had some rain. On both occasions it just lasted 15 mins but I can confirm actual precipitation fell from the sky. The garden did look sparkly after the rain and was very much welcome. The rest…

Furloughed….12 weeks of gardening….maybe….part 6

Hello and welcome to this weeks mid week catch up of my exploits in the garden during this prolonged period of gardening leave. I was shocked when writing the title as I did not realise we had been in Lockdown for 6 weeks. It doesn’t seem to be that long but then again time seems…

Furloughed….12 weeks of gardening….maybe….week 5

Hello and welcome to my weekly blog about the extra time I have been able to spend in my garden during these strange times of being paid by the government to stay at home. When I wrote the title of this week blog I was shocked to discover it was we are about to enter…

Six on Saturday 18th April 2020

Hello and welcome to this weeks Six on Saturday. Well it’s official it looks like I have got at least another 3 weeks off work which is understandable because we are currently living in a dystopian fantasy world at the moment. So that means that I get to spend another 3 weeks in the garden….