The perfect August Bank Holiday
Rain! After weeks and weeks and weeks of sun – gloomy grey weather and belting rain. The ground in the
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Visit to June Blake’s Garden, County Wicklow
Today it’s 31C and I’ve retreated inside, it’s too hot and humid to garden seriously! A couple of weeks ago
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One swallow does make the start of Spring
What a lovely day it was yesterday – the sun shone, the bees buzzed amongst the pulmonaria, the Carrion Crow
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Smiley crocus day
Friday was a lovely day – so very spring-like. All the odds and sods of crocuses threw themselves open to
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Cyclamenic dilemma
The warmer weather is bringing bulbs up. Today I’ve seen daffodils out in a number of places already. I’m guessing
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In the mood – cyclamen and hellebores
Gardening in winter is always a bit hit and miss. Sometimes on a wet grey day I look out at
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