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Vic's yard

When we were in Dickinson on Saturday, I snapped a shot of Victoria and Nate’s sodded front yard. They have added some trees and a few plants around the fence edges. 9 more words


Autumn days in the garden

Autumn days bring time for lots of nature play, seed planting, harvesting, cooking and eating in our school garden.

pea seedlings


garlic bulb planting… 24 more words

School Garden

And I was worried?

To be really honest I don’t worry about anything although I will be concerned if needs be. What am I talking about? My concern was that I would be bored stiff once I made the decision to retire from my electrical work but I now see that will not be the case. 766 more words


Tips 'n trips : England - The gardens of Hampton Court Palace

A fortnight ago my daughter Charlotte and I visited Hampton Court Palace. In last week’s post (click here) you could see the interior of ¬†this royal palace in its full glory and today I spoil you with lots of pictures of the stunning gardens… I guess a visit to these gardens are always astonishing, no matter what time of year. 671 more words

Tips 'n Trips

Little beautiful things

I can’t wait to see this sunflower that’s about to happen. Our garden goes through so many fantastic changes from year to year. I planted some orange sunflowers this year, and now that the lilies have come and gone, it’s on to sunflower phase. 29 more words

hmmm, secret gardening tips :)

so as you probably guessed from my last post, it is a TAD hot right now, 2nd week of 90 and above weather.

So I have been watering my plants more, but I have started putting ice on the ground next to them.   82 more words