Author Archive: Susan

Harvest Time In The Curious Kitchen……….

Harvest Time In The Curious Kitchen……….

Everyone has checked in, crazy food fact and all-in, the group are eager to start their day. ” Let the foray begin! ” First the stars of the day are introduced, two monumental haunches of beautiful, fresh, local wild boar. The group embrace the meat, some touching & feeling, some using there sense of smell, […]

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  October 24, 2014   No comments
HERBIDACIOUS!!!!

HERBIDACIOUS!!!!

The newly planted herb bed is going ‘great guns’, looking stunning and smelling and tasting delicious! The bed was built about 3 months ago and made simply from sleepers to create two herb beds, a seat and a table. The obvious benefit of this is that I can sit within the herbs with a nice […]

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  July 24, 2013   3 comments
The Basil Barrow

The Basil Barrow

So here’s a neat idea!! I had grown a multitude of basil plants from seed in the poly tunnel, all in small, ordinary, little plant pots and wondered how to make the best of them. I took one, old, rusty wheel barrow, with holes in! filled it with multipurpose potting compost and planted all the […]

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  July 24, 2013   2 comments
They’ve got legs…….at last!!

They’ve got legs…….at last!!

At long, long, last! with the coming of the beautiful, hot, sunny weather, all is beginning to grow. I was starting to think I would be harvesting very slim pickings this year, but my fears are gone…..abundance is commencing 🙂 In the poly tunnel the cucumbers are forming and it’s looking like the ‘Year of […]

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  July 18, 2013   No comments