I think these may be a signs…

Boring day at work today, improved only by the weather, which is fantastically sunny at the moment. Half of me wishes it'd carry on like this forever. The other half wishes it'd chuck it down overnight, as it's getting so dry on the allotment, I daren't turn a spade in anger for fear of losing what little moisture's left in the soil.

As usual for a Friday, I came home via Tescos. A pretty average shop, save for a few minutes spent scouring the shelves in the magazine section for a copy of "Country Smallholder" which, unsurprisingly given the area, turned out to be fruitful.

Got home to find my copy of Field to Farm by David Acreman (that's got to be a pen name!).

Checked my email to find the mail I sent myself from work linking to a plot of land a couple of acres in size up for auction shortly. Unfortunately, it's probably just a shade too far away to be viable, which is a shame, as it's a beautiful location.

I think though, these may all be signs that my life is going to be taking a whole different path over coming years than it has in the past! I think I may be about to become a professional downsizer.

Allotment Month  by Month: How to Grow Your Own Fruit and Veg Allotment Month by Month: How to Grow Your Own Fruit and Veg
Sale Price: ВЈ10.02
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How to grow your own fruit and veg all year round on your allotment or in your garden? This book offers advice on what to do on your allotment and how to do it. It features tips and techniques on everything from pruning to dealing with pests.

The Allotment Cookbook The Allotment Cookbook
Sale Price: ВЈ8.97
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Telling the food story of spring, summer, autumn and winter, this is the definitive guide to cooking the right things all through the year. When it comes to the tastiest food, keeping in touch with the rhythm of nature allows us to cook the most delicious recipes with the freshest, most flavoursome ingredients...


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