The Land Rover Owners Ex Wife

……becoming me again


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Strawberry delightful, delicious, devoured.

Just one of the ways to enjoy a bumper crop

Just one of the ways to enjoy a bumper crop

I believe that most home growers would agree that once you have eaten your own home grown fruit and/or vegetables, then going back to shop bought produce, once your carefully nurtured crops are finally finished, is like a form of torture which would surely be forbidden under the terms of the Geneva Convention.

Of all the crops that we grow, there are 4 or 5 to which this absolutely applies and these are carrots, parsnips, leeks, sweet corn and strawberries. Of them all the humble home grown strawberry is by far and away, top of the tree, when it comes to the difference between home grown and shop bought. Continue reading