I’m lucky enough to have a job where I get to do a decent bit of travelling and last week I was in Helsinki, Finland.Continue reading “Exploring Nuuksio National Park, Helsinki – Finland”
This time last week we appeared on Nicky Patrick’s BBC Surrey Sunday Night supper club, for the third time.
Nick has written in with the following question…
Continue reading “Ask Adam #7: You say tomato, I say potato…”
My potatoes flowered and the flowers have produced what look like tomatoes. Is this to be expected?
Most of us have a garden waste wheelie bin at home, but the rules set out by your local council can be confusing – can you put food waste in there?What about small amounts of soil? Small twigs and branches…?
Minted potato salad
An easy potato salad recipe with only 4 ingredients
BBQ season is well and truly underway and this is the last potato salad recipe you’ll ever need…Probably…
This is a great way to use up tiny, marble like potatoes that you often find when you dig up potatoes – otherwise known as Fingerlings.
This really is one of those recipes that you adjust to suit your own tastes, so if you require more mint, simple add some more to the sauce, and likewise with the salad creme and mayonnaise.
Richard from Sharpen Your Spades has written in with the following:
If you were to take on a new allotment plot now, what would you do differently? What have you learned and experienced that would lead your approach to developing the allotment?
As the old saying goes “Rome wasn’t built in a day” – and it’s exactly the same with allotments and gardening.Continue reading “Acknowledging the half way mark”
Hollie from the UK has not long started to grow their own fruit and veg, and she’s kindly asked this question:
Continue reading “Ask Adam #5: Rookie mistakes”
What are the top 5 rookie mistakes you made at the beginning of your allotment journey?
Siobhan in Wales has written in asking the following:
Continue reading “Ask Adam #4: Waiting for an allotment…”
What would you recommend for a beginner on the (long!) waiting list for a new allotment? What can they do while they wait?