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Injured!

Hello friends! Yesterday, while out walking the dog, I ended up flat on my back on...

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21 Jan, 2018
Cottagekaren

The Power of Floodwaters

You might remember late in 2015 and going in to 2016 there were some terrible floods...

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19 Jan, 2018
Cottagekaren

A Walk Up Craigowl Hill

This is Craigowl, taken on 17th January last year from my back garden, using zoom. Neither...

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11 Jan, 2018
Cottagekaren

2017 in 12 Monthly shots

Further to DottyDaisy2’s blog, I thought it about time I took a look back at the...

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5 Jan, 2018
Cottagekaren

9 of the best of 2017

Not sure why we are doing 9 specifically, but this is a response to DottyDaisy2’s...

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4 Jan, 2018
Cottagekaren

Today in My Garden

The weather in Eastern Scotland has been really sunny since the start of November....

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28 Dec, 2017
Cottagekaren

My! How You've Grown!

Last year I really took a fancy to growing some of the slightly tender succulents...

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24 Dec, 2017
Cottagekaren

Gardening Books...

Now that 'Gardening Grief' has set in, I wondered if anyone can recommend a really...

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24 Dec, 2017
Cottagekaren

Not too bleak Mid-Winter

We hardly ever get snow here....we are far north, but we are sheltered by all the...

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11 Dec, 2017
Cottagekaren

Apparently, 1970s houseplants are back!

Do any of you watch ‘Back In Time For Dinner’ ? I do enjoy it. This series has been...

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11 Nov, 2017
Cottagekaren

November Jobs - Dahlias and Roses

Hello again gardening friends! So here we are...a third of the way through what is...

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10 Nov, 2017
Cottagekaren

November is ALSO a very hard-working month in the garden!

Can you believe it? November already. And yet today we have had one of the nicest...

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2 Nov, 2017
Cottagekaren


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