Allotments in South Holland – the Basics

This time, a post "less lyrical, a bit more local and informational".  To those who asked me "How?" since we got the allotment...  If you want to try your hand at growing your own food or flowers in South Holland, you don’t necessarily have to live in a house with a large south facing garden…

Our new Mulberry Tree House

It happened with lightning speed. We were number 17 on the waiting list, how can it have gone so fast?! In August, before leaving for our summer holidays, we filed the official application; in September, I decided that application had been way too short and impersonal, and I wrote The Letter, detailing the reasons why…