Category Archives: Broad Beans

Borrowed Broad Beans……..

The broad beans in the veg patch have been attacked by a mass of green insects and, consequently, we have only managed four pods so far from about 20 plants – very disappointing as I had such high hopes. Never … Continue reading

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After yesterday’s meatfest on the barbecue (homemade lamb and mint burgers with pork ribs marinated in maple syrup, garlic, paprika and tomato puree), I find myself, of a Monday evening, with yet more lamb mince to do something with. We … Continue reading

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