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Fakenham Market Finds

Actually, it wasn’t found on the market, but it was found on market day! ๐Ÿ™‚

This wonderfully cute celestial globe Iย found in one of the charity shops in town for only ยฃ1.00. ย The moon, inside the sun, inside the planets, inside the galaxy! ๐Ÿ™‚

Celestial Globe

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Fakenham Market Finds

Well actually, this was not found on the market, it was found on market day in a charity shop! I’m really loving the wonderful, kitsch, perpetual calendar I found. It’s a real blast from the 70’s when I was growing up. I got this fab thing for just ยฃ1.00.P1030670
It beats peering at a screen looking for the date ! ๐Ÿ™‚

Posted in Autumn, collecting, cooking, Food, gardening, Greenhouse, In the garden, Organic Gardening, Permaculture, Polytunnel, Self reliance

Onion Harvest

A nice sunny day at last, so we decided to harvest our onions. They are a good size this year, just one advantage of all the rain!
onions 1
Here they are, all 66 onions laying out to dry before bringing them in doors.onions 2
I’m really pleased with this years harvest! ๐Ÿ™‚

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Fakenham Market Finds

I haven’t been sharing my finds for a while have I. I’ve been so busy doing so much and haven’t had time to report back to you folks.

These are the lovely finds from last week. A really lovely Japanese lacquer box and a beautiful little art nouveau book of poems by Elizabeth Barratt Browning 1903.

Market finds

Both for only ยฃ2.50, what a treat! ๐Ÿ™‚