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Snowdrop gardens and a Snowdrop Lunch

Don’t the snowdrops seem to be even further ahead of themselves than ever this year? (These ones were open in my garden before Christmas, and are¬†still looking good.) 171 more words

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A frosty day at Aberglasney Gardens

We love visiting Aberglasney Gardens in Carmarthenshire and it’s a bonus when the weather conditions are a bit out of the ordinary. A week ago, on probably the coldest day of winter so far, there was frost at dawn and to our delight it lasted all day, with the gardens glinting with icy diamonds everywhere. 529 more words

Looking back and forward.....

It’s that time of year again when it’s deemed appropriate to review the last 12 months and express disappointment in one’s performance and blame unexpected family commitments, unplanned overseas travel, or un scheduled box set binges. 264 more words


Lighten up

I’m not good with winter: I become cranky (crankier) and I crave hibernation, I hate the short, grey nature of the days. We have passed the very shortest day, thank goodness, but spring can’t come fast enough for me. 621 more words

Bruce Munro

A Christmas (rose) present

Back in June, when I had my ‘big’ birthday, I went on a garden visiting spree and ended up not posting all of my visits at the time. ¬† 89 more words

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GBFD - A frosty morning

Welcome to GBFD where I encourage you to value the foliage in your garden, and at this time of year maybe it is the foliage that is doing most of the work to make your garden beautiful. 168 more words


Genting Farm

After a trip back from Genting Highlands, we decided to visit the nearby farm that we alwasy pass by but never really went in. But this time we did – yay… 41 more words

Edible Garden