Tags » Chelsea Flower Show

Dare to be Wild

WENT TO SEE a screening of Dare to be Wild, a film by Vivienne de Courcy, Tuesday evening at the Glebe Café and Gardens in Baltimore (in West Cork). 301 more words

West Cork

From Strife and Strive to Thrive and Survive

I have been blessed with some gifts, but being green fingered isn’t one of them. Earlier this summer, I was house sitting for my parents while they were on holiday. 621 more words

Nan Quick’s Diaries for Armchair Travelers


My newest travel article, about the recent Chelsea Flower Show has just been published.

Here’s the link


Best–Nan Quick 

Nan Quick’s Diaries for Armchair Travelers




Why Whistles?

Many locals and people passing through the village may have been struck by the display of whistles on the central island in Acocks Green. Yes they are whistles! 224 more words

Acocks Green

RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014

On Thursday I was fortunate to be invited to the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show (8-13 July 2014) with my sister, a Garden Designer at… 438 more words

Craft Events