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The Slow Tomato Race – The Inconsistent Gardener

When I started The Slow Tomato Race I had two aims in mind. One was to raise a bit of money for a charity, the other was to force myself […]

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  • The Slow Tomato Race – The Three Tomatoes

    There are now only three small fruit left on the plant. One green, one orange and one about to be eaten. The plant is also looking a bit sorry for […]

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    Just when we all thought that summer in the Northern hemisphere was coming to an end the last couple of weeks have been filled with blue skies and warm winds. […]
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  • The Slow Tomato Race – Summer Springs Five

    Just when we all thought that summer in the Northern hemisphere was coming to an end the last couple of weeks have been filled with blue skies and warm winds. […]

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  • <div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://www.leighbarlow.com/?p=1524"></div>The weather got better, I went away, so did the water. Only a week after wondering if I should bring the tomato plant into the house because the temperature outside […]<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://www.leighbarlow.com/?p=1524"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

    The Slow Tomato Race – The Water’s Gone Away Now

    The weather got better, I went away, so did the water. Only a week after wondering if I should bring the tomato plant into the house because the temperature outside […]

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  • <div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://www.leighbarlow.com/?p=1493"></div>I blame the foxes, or maybe the liberals. Dead animals on the front lawn is one thing (a part of nature), what I don’t think is necessary is to use […]<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://www.leighbarlow.com/?p=1493"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

    Wash Your Face In My Sink

    I blame the foxes, or maybe the liberals. Dead animals on the front lawn is one thing (a part of nature), what I don’t think is necessary is to use […]

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  • <div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://www.leighbarlow.com/?p=1441"></div>I’ve now got a further six tomatoes turning red. Once these have ripened I’ll be up to eleven. The rest are still there (I’ve not killed them yet), but they’re […]<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://www.leighbarlow.com/?p=1441"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

    The Slow Tomato Race – Whether The Weather

    I’ve now got a further six tomatoes turning red. Once these have ripened I’ll be up to eleven. The rest are still there (I’ve not killed them yet), but they’re […]

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  • <div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://www.leighbarlow.com/?p=1379"></div>My weekend was filled with bike rides, writing, fixing computers and playing with web sites. It’s also been wonderfully hot again. You would therefore think I’d remember to water the […]<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://www.leighbarlow.com/?p=1379"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

    The Slow Tomato Race – Another Drought

    My weekend was filled with bike rides, writing, fixing computers and playing with web sites. It’s also been wonderfully hot again. You would therefore think I’d remember to water the […]

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    Not something I get to advise people on every day, but I’ve had a lot of experience on this particular subject, so what the heck, here are my thoughts. You […]
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  • How To Mow An Apple

    Not something I get to advise people on every day, but I’ve had a lot of experience on this particular subject, so what the heck, here are my thoughts. You […]

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