The home of family friendly allotmenting
Hi, We’re Kate and Rob! We are here to share the story of our 4 ‘allotmenteers’, the progress of our family allotment and maybe inspire you to have a go.
Latest from the plot…
Had a bit of a 'whoops' moment down at the plot the other day and I can't lie, it's weighing heavy on my conscious, and also for that matter, my arms. I think maybe confessing to my wreck-lass actions might help relieve me of the bad feeling which is following me...read more
The Fruits of Our Labours
We have produce!!!! A very exciting time for both little and big Allotmenteers. Today we came home from our small weeding session with more than a handful of fresh, totally home-grown, organic produce! Now up until this point we have managed a few strawberries from a...read more
Water, Water, Absolutely Nowhere!
So, at the risk of sounding stereotypical British person moaning about the weather, im going to venture out there to say 'where is the rain?' I know that going back a few posts I was whinging about the pond our plot had become, but now it is starting to resemble...read more
The beast is gone!
So 'the beast' has featured in more than one story, and I'm sure the regular readers will know its the 'pet' plant on the plot. Too large to be easily removed, but left unchecked, takes over the paths. The kids have been giving the beast of plot 36 a hair cut on a...read more