‘Ribbit Ribbit’ from No.27

Morning all, I suddenly remembered I still haven't told you about the new arrivals to No.27. My sister and niece were recently given some tadpoles by a friend; over the last few months we have watched them transform into little froggies, 15 in total. It is truly magical seeing them change. Now the frogs were fully formed, … Continue reading ‘Ribbit Ribbit’ from No.27

Life at No.27 goes to print – Thank you

I want to start by saying thank you to each and everyone of you that follows me on here, Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and/or by tuning in to Drystone Radio. Your support, advice and encouragement is appreciated more than you can imagine. Not long ago you will remember I went for a mini-break away to a farm retreat to unwind … Continue reading Life at No.27 goes to print – Thank you

Dismal Day Progress and my first Wellingtons

Terrorist attacks in Paris, Gatwick Airport evacuated and gloomy weather....what a dismal day! That's enough negativity for anyone, so on to the positives....we have progress!! 9:30am this morning I was up and at No.27 to start work on the plot before the downpour came. Within an 1hr 30mins we managed to put a strimmer through all the grass and mark out a … Continue reading Dismal Day Progress and my first Wellingtons

A day of excitement and feeling slightly overwhelmed….Part 2

After the excitement of harvesting carrots and the progress in the garden, I thought I would head to No.27 to have a further look around the plot, see what's already there and introduce myself to my neighbours.         I met Bob and his wife, who's plot backs on to mine, lovely couple. We discussed how best to attack my overgrown plot, and agreed … Continue reading A day of excitement and feeling slightly overwhelmed….Part 2

A day of Excitement and feeling slightly overwhelmed…Part 1

Today has certainly been filled with excitement and slight anxiety.... Excitement After a trip to my local garden centre for lunch and a browse, I came home and harvested my first carrots which I have grown in containers since the Summer. I bought the seeds through a surprise bundle offer with The Telegraph and Thompson & … Continue reading A day of Excitement and feeling slightly overwhelmed…Part 1