Garden blogging, Garden Meme

Six on Saturday – 7th April 2018

I really should think carefully and plan when I'm going to blog to make sure that when I publish a post it doesn't coincide with specific meme's, such as 'Six on Saturday' hosted by The Propagator Blog. That is just what I have done - two posts in one day! Nature has taken a bit… Continue reading Six on Saturday – 7th April 2018

Garden blogging, Personal blogging

Spring in the Garden and a Move on the Horizon

At last after far too many soggy days we have sunshine! This time of the year often means clear skies equal frosty nights but hey, it's infinitely better than constant rain. I even have some daffodils appearing, which I always find exciting. I'm going through cupboards and drawers discarding 17 years of clutter. For some… Continue reading Spring in the Garden and a Move on the Horizon

EOMV, Garden blogging

End of Month View – March 2017

Gosh it's been warm here on the south coast for the last week and really brought everything on.   I checked back a couple of years and my End of Month View March 2015 blog post shows the garden is more advanced this year.  Compared to most gardens, my garden would be described as 'tiny'.  I have more… Continue reading End of Month View – March 2017

Cottage Garden, Garden blogging, Garden Visits

A Sunny Sunday Afternoon at Monk’s House, Rodmell East Sussex

You know those days when you start out to do one thing and end up doing something completely different? Today was one of those days. We drove to Stanmer Park near Brighton, but the world and his wife were there, the restaurant was fully booked and there were no tables available in the bar area. We… Continue reading A Sunny Sunday Afternoon at Monk’s House, Rodmell East Sussex

Cottage Garden, Garden

What a Difference a Mowed Lawn Makes

At last its been dry long enough for the lawn to dry out and for the first time since the beginning of the winter months, I dug the mower out of the shed and mowed the lawn!   I never seem to learn not to walk on the wet lawn in the winter and yet again… Continue reading What a Difference a Mowed Lawn Makes

EOMV, Flowers, Flowers in the Garden, Photography

End of Month View – March 2015

It is getting a little warmer now and everything in the garden is full of the joy of spring.   We have been unlucky this last week with some very strong winds and I, for one, suffered the loss of seedlings when my plastic greenhouse blew over.  Fortunately it is still early enough to get… Continue reading End of Month View – March 2015