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Honeysuckle and a Hen House

Another glorious sunny day and despite the aches and pains from yesterday’s labour it was time to get the hen house built – not a bad job considering it was us! 130 more words


Budding gardeners!

Dear Mummy, a couple of weeks back we planted some seeds in pots and have been watching their progress everyday since…and we’re amazed at the results so far. 236 more words

This Is Me



RHS horticulture level 2

Famous quote “theory is far easier than pratical”


Bumblebees and willow trees

Kid is befriending the bumblebees, caressing them on the stomach with a straw until they…. buzz just for him.

The first tree to blossom in the spring is the willow… 369 more words


Snakes and Spiders in My Bed

Yesterday, I direct seeded some lettuce and endive between our seedlings, finished planting all of the potatoes and garlic, and then tucked some parsley root around and under the pea trellis. 322 more words


The Pergola Tour Wraps Up - And A Chance To Speak About Gardening

Of all of the crazy ideas we have ever dreamed up – we can now say that our little “Pergola Tour” has turned out to be one of our favorites! 605 more words

Life In The Garden


My basil and lemon balm are doing just dandy (not referring to the lion…hehe). The lavender, unfortunately, made no progress. That’s always been my luck with lavender though, so no surprise there! 204 more words