Iconic Gardens: Sissinghurst and Great Dixter

Iconic Gardens: Sissinghurst and Great Dixter

My hubby is good to me. He recently took me on Bridget Jones style ‘Full blown mini-break holiday weekend!’ Fortunately, I arrived looking less wind-blown than poor Bridget did. This holiday was a surprise, and I didn’t know our destination until late in the day. We...
Gardening: 5 step guide to March maintenance

Gardening: 5 step guide to March maintenance

Whether yours is a Lush Garden or not, March is the ideal time to get your garden ready for the new season. I guarantee that if you spend an afternoon or a weekend maintaining your garden now, you’ll reap the benefits for the whole year. If you’re not sure...
Fantasy Landfill Gardening

Fantasy Landfill Gardening

As part of our single-minded (!) assault on our garden, we decided that our kids’ trampoline, which went unleapt on throughout last year, had to go. As there was nothing wrong with it, we decided to advertise it on Freecycle. For those who have never heard of...