… to harvest the old mange-tout pods and leave them to dry out. I will then save the seed for next year. Some of the seed I'll take to DS whose fingers are turning 'green'. :)
… to marvel at the blousy poppy flowers that have appeared in the veggie plot.
… to harvest the courgettes every day. (Note to self: Don't let them grow big - ha ha!)
… to not dig up and dispose of the asparagus because we only had a few meals from it this year. It must have heard our mutterings and put on a spurt of growth. "Don't dig me up. I promise I'll produce more spears next year!"
… to smile at the 15, yes 15 apples on the cordoned apple tree and hope that they don't become diseased as they did last year.
(They're looking a bit like cordons, I think. The one on the left has one, yes one, plum on it! Yeah!
… to pick more strawberries. I whizzed some up with some soft bananas and put the resultant mush in containers in the freezer. That's a few puddings sorted out.
… to make more cards and celebrate two birthdays with the neighbours.
… to get ready for the party.