Introducing the allotment
We ended up with an allotment almost by accident. I’d been growing things at home for years, but I began to get frustrated at not being able to grow as many things as I wanted. I ended up cramming more and more into the limited space I had, not always with good results. We put ourselves on a few waiting lists and eventually got a call from Hazelwell Farm Allotments in Stirchley. We took on...
I’ve been pondering for some time about whether to start blogging about my adventures in food - growing, foraging, cooking, shopping and eating - but wasn’t sure anyone would want to read it. I’ve decided that I would like to write about it anyway, if only to keep a record of my garden and experiments with food. I live in Kings Heath in Birmingham and have been growing my own...