Oh my goodness! I went to the Parish Council Allotment/Tennants meeting last night where they gave out the awards for the best kept allotments. We got Highly Recommended! I actually wooped when the Chairman announced it. Then embarrased myself in front of the whole gathering by doing a happy dance. The Chairman asked what I might have done if I'd won!
To be honest, I felt like I had. I was so excited! I give myself a hard time for not being as far along with the master plan as I hoped. It was judged not by the council this year but the neighbouring town allotment association. So a bit of external validation was a good thing! I have to remember what we have come from: