Archive for the ‘Farm 2012’ Category


In Farm 2012, Inspiration on April 11, 2012 at 11:03 am

It is a well known “true” fact in this house that you can never have enough string! Unfortunately this tin that E bought me has just about run out! Hint hint…





In Farm 2012 on April 8, 2012 at 6:38 pm


Well the garlic is growing most excellently! Despite being allergic to it I grow it to sell it! Maybe one day I will become a garlic farmer and make my fortune as at least I would never eat the crop!

Polytunnel at home

In Farm 2012 on March 23, 2012 at 2:19 pm

This is looking pretty productive at the moment!



In Farm 2012 on March 11, 2012 at 9:56 am


Everything seems to have started to grow more quickly in the greenhouse.

amazing water droplets in polytunnel grid

In Farm 2012, Inspiration on February 12, 2012 at 9:17 pm

I looked up in my polytunnel and saw this fantastic grid of circles.

frosty dps

In Bookmaking, Farm 2012, Inspiration on February 6, 2012 at 9:39 pm
frosty dps by rejectamenta
frosty dps, a photo by rejectamenta on Flickr.

I am filling a photo journal for Laurence King Publishers. They set it as a challenge on their Facebook page. Myself and Ellie are attempting to do it.

ice on chard

In Farm 2012, Uncategorized on January 27, 2012 at 7:51 pm
ice on chard by rejectamenta
ice on chard, a photo by rejectamenta on Flickr.

Last year’s chard overwintering. Not sure if it will survive to the spring?

preparing beds for spring

In Farm 2012, Inspiration on January 25, 2012 at 9:05 pm
preparing beds for spring by rejectamenta
preparing beds for spring, a photo by rejectamenta on Flickr.

A different type of work in progress.

“The transition toward a simpler lifestyle, fraught as it is with difficulty, is a path only for those with a resolution to travels its length knowing that it is a path without end, yet a path with heart. ”  (p160 wabi sabi – the Japanese art of impermanence)