We have had a lovely early Autumn weekend which has allowed for some gardening as well as a wander round the local flea fair. Parts of the garden are looking really good right now and I am particularly pleased with... Continue Reading →
Unlike some parts of the country we have been lucky to have a couple of days rain towards the end of the week. It was mostly light persistent rain but there were a few real downpours which have filled up... Continue Reading →
Yellow describes this weekend - the sun has shone, the daffodils have bloomed and I have had two happy days gardening. Last weekend having only one day's good weather I charged around the garden and the same was true yesterday... Continue Reading →
Hells bells my shoddy compost making has been immortalised in print in my friend Dee's new book - The 20-30 Something Garden Guide. I met Dee last summer at the Garden Bloggers Spring Fling in San Francisco. We seemed to... Continue Reading →
This weekend saw a slight increase in temperature and on Saturday the sun was shining. There was still a nip in the air so I decided that if I was going to spend some time out side I would need... Continue Reading →
I posted earlier this week at the turn of the year about my plans for the garden for 2013 and how I wanted to be a better gardener. An example of my rubbish horticultural practice is my compost bins. The... Continue Reading →
Hi, welcome to blog.
I have been blogging mainly about my garden since 2008 but my proper job is in higher education administration.
I have been very lucky since I started to blog to meet lots of interesting people, learn loads about plants, and visited lots of amazing gardens. These days my posts aren't as regular as they used to be because of work commitments but whenever I come across something interesting or beautiful that I think readers might enjoy I shall try to share it with you