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Vivi’s Kitchen Garden 133: Broad beans, leeks, garlic & exciting new seeds.

After a lengthy absence it’s time to get back into the garden. Some things are growing well (garlic)….others are a total fail (leeks)…..but some exciting new seeds to try next year make up for the disappointment.

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My fence, deck & path. From cutting the turf to the very last screw – the whole story.

About a year ago I decided to get on with making my fence/deck/path… I was rushing to get the work done before knee surgery and my wrists were floppy and weak after breaking them both….but with a stubborn streak and a deadline looming plus help in the Spring from my gorgeous friends Jackie and Ky I was able to get it done. Sit back with a cup of tea and enjoy the work and the peace of the garden over Winter and early Spring….

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Vivi’s Kitchen Garden: November Garden Tour (2018).

It’s hard to believe it’s already November. I love this time of year in the garden…..the pace slows so much….all the hard work through the earlier part of the year paid off with the crazy harvests through September and October… it is time to relax some and simply enjoy being in the place with no particular thing to do other than breathe it all in and day dream.