Category Archives: Grow Your Own

Lonesome Tonight

Are you lonesome tonight? ¬†I am ūüė¶ . ¬†It will be a long time until I see this beautiful face again. So today was rather bleak. ¬†The grey sky, torrential rain and gusting winds did nothing to alleviate my mood … Continue reading

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The Seventh Day

Thank goodness this detox is virtually over. ¬†It has been hard work. ¬†The actual detox plan works well and is easy to follow. ¬†But detoxing when you have to work as hard as I have lately is tough. ¬†But I … Continue reading

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The Hurley Burley

What a truly splendid birthday weekend. ¬†I was treated to lunch with my family. ¬†This is the first photo I took with my new little camera. All the pictures I took for this blog were with my new little camera … Continue reading

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Cake And Fizz Party

I had a lovely party to look forward to on Saturday night so I made sure I ate lightly and healthily all day. I started with a delicious breakfast which featured raw buckwheat groats. ¬†Buckwheat is full of fibre and … Continue reading

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Seaweed Super Salad

Friday! ¬†Yippee. ¬†I have missed my smoothies recently as I haven’t made one for ages so for breakfast I whizzed up a frozen banana, frozen raspberries, yogurt and almond milk. Every Friday when I work from home, I hope to … Continue reading

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From One Extreme To The Other

Yesterday was all about growing your own, eating vegetables and relaxing. ¬†Today I was back in the City, had few vegetables and worked hard. These 2 are becoming a habit. Peach today instead of cherry. ¬†I definitely prefer the cherry … Continue reading

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All About The Veg

I started the day with a simple smoothie; banana, mixed frozen berries, sprouted sunflower seeds and almond milk. ¬†Not bad. I spent the morning at the Sissinghurst Smallholders Fair, held in the grounds of Sissinghurst Castle. There were stallholders there … Continue reading

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In The Garden Today ……

What an incredibly gorgeously sunny and hot day. ¬†I was out there first thing today, deciding what to do about my vegetables. ¬†I decided to chuck the lot. ¬†I had so many caterpillars, that even overnight, they had decimated my … Continue reading

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Hop Exchange

I went on a little detour to the office in the morning and found this lovely building. I have never seen it before and having found it, I discovered it was built in 1868 and was used as an exchange … Continue reading

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Another Day, Another Dollar

Deja vue! I couldn’t resist this cute little sour cherry granola. ¬†It is soooooo good. Lunch was a quick sandwich with an unidentifiable filling! ¬†I went out late and grabbed a sandwich without checking what it was and having eaten … Continue reading

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