Review : Grow2eat.com

We all love a bargain and gardening don’t we? 🙂 When the lovely people from Grow2eat.com asked me to have a look at their website and discount directory, I jumped at the chance. Grow2eat.com have a great website.  It’s so easy to navigate.  You can find everything for your gardening needs in the categories listed.…

You can learn a lot of things from the flowers

… Especially in the month of June.  I can’t quite believe that Sunday was the Summer Solstice.  This year is flying by! I spent some time with my camera on the allotment, taking time to appreciate the flowers and the busy bees 🙂 the strawberries are ripening too…                                                    I hope you had a…

Holker Garden Festival 2015

I’m really looking forward to visiting the Holker Garden Festival next weekend 🙂 It’ll be great to catch up with Pete and Gary from the Big Allotment Challange.  There’s some fab talks too.  Must get my copy of James Wong’s Grow for Flavor book so I can get it signed 🙂 There’s going to be…

Book Review : The One-Pot Gourmet Gardener by Cinead McTernan

With our allotment being quite small, I always plan carefully what we grow in our limited space.  It’s surprising what you can grow in such a small area.   I’ve been thinking though… wouldn’t it be great to have some fresh salad leaves for our sandwiches, or strawberries that I can just pop into the garden and…