Yesterday evening, I was just looking at my solitary courgette plant and wondering what has happened to it (frost; wilt; slugs), when our lovely neighbour came round. She brought us eggs from her hens and this super basket of loveliness:
She knows I have been wrestling with the abandoned veg patch, and can probably see me trying to dig in flip flops of an evening, as slowly but surely the weeds are coming out! And this basket is a great incentive: gorgeous herbs (including Garlic chives – who knew there are garlic chives!?) and strawberry plants. Now, just a bit more clearing to be done….