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Little Speckled Frogs

We have had a very productive weekend on our little patch. We managed to borrow a digger and began work in my much-wanted and long-awaited wildlife garden. There is a shady spot on the edge of the veg garden that is no good for growing but perfect for creepy crawlies, toads and frogs! Clearing rubble,… Continue reading Little Speckled Frogs

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A Prickly Situation

Armed with my hedge trimmer, tree lopper and secateurs I launched myself into my raspberry patch over the weekend. I wondered to myself why I hadn't also worn dog handling gloves as I lovingly lopped the prickly fruit bushes, gaining some sort of controlled chaos. February is the time to give all these bushes a… Continue reading A Prickly Situation