Retail Therapy

As I read various gardening -related blogs and websites this past week, guilt is creeping in. So many of you are out there, cracking on with sowing and weeding and all sorts of other jobs.  Meanwhile, between awful weather, a teething toddler, school runs and running a household, I have barely made it out into … Continue reading Retail Therapy

Random weather

Uh oh! What an onslaught of hail- totally unexpected! I am planning on planting seeds straight into the garden in the next few weeks. Now I am a bit nervous.  The ‘protective mother’ side of me comes out whenever I see predators eyeing up my young plants. Worse still when the Elements decide to be … Continue reading Random weather

Windy walks

  This Saturday was a gusty windy day. The kids, hubby and I went to our local park for a walk and to feed the ducks. I love family walks. The fresh air clears the cobwebs in my mind and, let’s be honest, watching toddlers walk, is the cutest thing ever. My youngest is so … Continue reading Windy walks