The Grumpy Vegan blog is 7 years old this month! And what better way to celebrate can there be other than to share with you lucky people a photograph of yours truly working the compost at our allotment at Fernbank? … Continue reading →
Five years ago on June 16 the Grumpy Vegan returned to England to live from the USA accompanied by one cat, Emmy, 11 suitcases, various other luggage and one human. S’Funny. The five years have gone quickly but it doesn’t … Continue reading →
Last night, we ate the first crop from our allotment: Swiss Chard! It was cropped yesterday morning and eaten by last night. It was sauteed in olive oil with garlic. The Grumpy Vegan sprinkled gomasio over his. Gomasio, which I … Continue reading →
Yikes! The last time the Grumpy Vegan reported on the allotment he shares with one other with was July 2009! How time flies! Work resumed on the allotment nearly two months ago. Great progress is being made. Even though Gina … Continue reading →
Been very remiss in providing update on the allotment. So far, we’ve had strawberries, rhubarb, potatoes and delicious broad beans. Stuff is still growing. But the hot, dry weather has meant that it’s necessary to keep watering. The weather is … Continue reading →
The runner beans are growing along with the Marigolds!