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She's at it again...

I found some VERY deep saucers at Dunvegan a few weeks back and decided to give balcony gardening another go. This time I am reining it in at a dozen pots…giveĀ or take a few. 518 more words

Repurposed Balcony Planter

I have a pantry basket that is beautiful but much too big for my kitchen. I asked my sister if she wanted it, but she suggested that I make it into a planter instead. 51 more words


Burn them all

I derive arguably unhealthy levels of enjoyment from using my weed burner. Mine’s only a little one from Wilkos, but it more or less does the job. 335 more words


Why do we call her Charlie?

It started as a joke between J and I.

Having had no experience with any type of gardening before, my first plant was brought home on a whim from a wet market*. 454 more words

Balcony Gardening

It can get ugly

It’s probably not a great idea to start my blog with the most disgusting thing I have seen in my balcony garden since its inception a year ago. 367 more words

Balcony Gardening

Winter Tomatoes Video on SoulSwagLifeTV

Hi Everyone my first ‘in the field’ garden video is up today. It’s my current obsession-having tasty home grown tomatoes to eat through winter. Spoiler alert: contains Real Gardener at the end of her long gardening day, no hair and makeup team in sight (there won’t ever be)! 43 more words

Empowerment @ Every Day Life

Garden Bloggers' Bloom Day - March 2016

Whoops. Has it really been a month again? (Calendar pictures don’t count, I scheduled all of those at the end of last year.)

Well, beating myself up over it is no use. 196 more words