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Saturday 31 October 2020
by Wulf
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Time to Prepare

Yesterday I commented on the news that my local area was due to go up to Tier 2 and noted that a wider lockdown wouldn’t surprise me. Am I influential? This morning, the news is full of reports that Johnson … Continue reading

Friday 25 September 2020
by Wulf
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Floating Platform

I’m making progress on my patio relaying although my comments last weekend that I wanted to get it finished “early this week” were wildly optimistic. Perhaps if I’d hired a concrete mixer? Nevertheless, I am making steady progress and I’ve … Continue reading

Friday 31 July 2020
by Wulf
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Plans are useless

… but planning is indispensable, is a quote attributed to Dwight Eisenhower. Experience says it makes a lot of sense. Before moving in, I measured each of the rooms and our main furniture items and worked out where each would … Continue reading

Thursday 27 February 2014
by Wulf
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Sinking Feeling

England doesn’t feel as wet as it did a few weeks ago. We have had several outbreaks of what I believe is called sunshine and both old rivers and new lakes (the latter formerly known as roads, fields and allotments) … Continue reading

Saturday 21 January 2012
by Wulf
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Grubbing in the Dirt Again

I have kept an eye on things outside and have even still been harvesting (Kale Nero di Toscana — what a long-season star!) but today has been my first time doing some proper gardening this year, grubbing around outside and … Continue reading