I've just realised it's been 5 weeks since I last wrote an update on my daughter and Son in Law's Hampshire Garden. The last blog post, Chapter Two, was all about sorting out the heavy duty, overgrown trellis along the side of the garage. It is now festooned with lights and hanging pots, much nicer… Continue reading Restoring a Hampshire Garden – Chapter 3
When faced with an overgrown allotment and not know what to do first, as the song goes: "Let's start at the very beginning. A very good place to start." I finally moved to Emsworth at the end of the day on Friday 20th April after my Buyer's solicitors took things right up to the wire… Continue reading I Have an Allotment!
I moved to Worthing in February 2001, seventeen years ago after buying a large ground floor flat in a Victorian conversion. I bought it because it had its own rear garden, albeit overgrown with ivy, not only over all the stone walls but through the borders and lawn. I lovingly restored it, turning it into… Continue reading Saying Farewell