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  • Autumn Rain

      Last night, we experienced the first decent rain we’ve had in months!   I say experienced, I mean heard! I was tucked up in bed as the winds picked up and eventually started hurling rain towards my bedroom window. So in reality, I did not experience the first autumn rain. The garden this morning […]

  • Spicy Pumpkin Soup! It’s time to start thinking of winter warmers and bonfire food again! So here we go….. the classic spicy pumpkin soup. It’s so easy to make, needs just a few ingredients and loved by children, honestly! Give it a try and see for yourself. Ingredients 1 medium Pumpkin or 1 large butternut […]

  • Autumn is here!! Where did the summer go!?

    Over half term, I’ve been sorting out my photos… really time consuming but a great reminder of the summer just gone! It wasn’t all bad!! the sun did shine and vegetables grew – I have the evidence! Over the past few weeks at The Pumpkin Patch we’ve been clearing the raised beds for the winter…. […]

  • September 2009

    Welcome!… Croeso! Just to get me started I thought I’d share the most recent Pumpkin Patch newsletter, sent out a few weeks ago. Over the summer we’ve have harvested a constant supply of beans and peas, courgettes and marrows, potatoes, herbs and flowers for the kitchen. Now things are starting to die back and I […]