July in the Garden

Sometimes writing editorial is a rather difficult and onerous task. Inspiration doesn’t come, and I spend hours looking at a computer screen just wondering what to write about. Other months, I have such a passion for something that I can’t wait to tell you all about...
June in the Garden

June in the Garden

How on earth did it get to be June already, it seems only five minutes since Christmas! I hope that all your hard work over the past few weeks is now beginning to pay off as our gardens start to look at their best. There is always room, though, for that one special...
Recipe for May

Recipe for May

Recipe for May Chickweed appears all over my garden about now, but did you know it’s edible? You can eat the leaves, stems and flowers. Here is a simple recipe that you can use as a side dish; it’s especially good with chicken or fish.  Ingredients (serves 2) 1 pint...
May in the Garden 2021

May in the Garden 2021

So … here we are in May already, the year is rushing away with me. I think May is absolutely my favourite month for gardening, so much promise for the bounty ahead. After a difficult year for everyone, I think we are all looking forward to being able to share again....
Recipe for April – Nettle Pesto

Recipe for April – Nettle Pesto

Try our Recipe for April – Nettle Pesto With all the weeds starting to grow and take over in the garden – see our April Blog – how about an April recipe! I have large patches of nettles in the wilder areas of my garden, they are very versatile and in...