coping with august

Although it has not been as consistently hot and dry as last summer, we have had several spells of very high temperatures this year. We’re just coming to the end of what will hopefully be the final week of temperatures in the mid to high 30s centigrade. I know I shouldn’t complain about fine weather, … More coping with august

spring plant fair

Today was the annual plant and flower fair in the village of Chanteuges. We’ve been for the past two years, and always picked up a few plants for the garden. It’s especially good for young vegetables, although we’ve had a lot of success growing  from seed this year, so we only came away with a couple … More spring plant fair