Six on Saturday – 2/2/2019

It rained steadily all day Thursday, turning to snow in late afternoon. Any salt applied to the roads had been washed away so the snow settled and as the temperature dropped, froze, along with the slushy stuff underneath. Result, an inch or less of snow and impassable roads. I was very glad I didn't have to…

Six on Saturday – 26/1/2019

Yesterday the temperature was well up in double figures and there is no doubt the pace of things in the garden is picking up. I went out expecting very little to have changed from last week and found twice as many items as I needed. I'm not complaining, winter is plenty long enough and I'm always desperate…

Six on Saturday – 5/1/2019

If you wanted the clearest possible indication that not a lot is happening in the garden it's the fact that I've spent most of the last week decorating. Hanging wallpaper and painting. The last few days have been cold though we've mostly escaped frost. Nevertheless I scurried round on Wednesday afternoon tucking things up, then…