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Green Fingers, Red Chillies

It’s a known fact that hubby is the green fingers person at home. The little herbs and vegetable patch in the garden is thriving. The habanero seeds that he threw into the soil several months ago have finally yielded some beautiful plump chillies. 63 more words

Nature & Health

My vegetables are flowering!

I’m proud of myself. I mean really proud because my courgettes, overwintered broad beans and tomatoes actually have flowers! I’m hoping this means I’m definitely going to see the fruits of my labour… 425 more words


The Progress of a Novice Gardener

I’ve discovered a new found passion and it’s gardening. When we bought our house last July, amongst all the dust, walls being knocked down and fireplaces being created the window ledges were full of pots with seeds. 356 more words

Country Life


Good evening beautiful souls,

I’ve had a busy day at work today and when I got home I decided to make the most of the last rays of sun and do some gardening. 471 more words


Six on Saturday

You haven’t met before so let me start with a brief introduction.

Regular readers of my blog this is Six on Saturday, a weekly feature where garden bloggers across the globe write about six things in their garden, usually in the form of a numbered list. 959 more words


How to grow your own vegetables

You’ve just arrived home from work and you’re preparing a wholesome chicken salad for dinner. You open the fridge and realise forgot to get tomatoes at the supermarket on the weekend. 385 more words


Kale and Walnut Pesto

Pesto pasta- the veritable mainstay of my teenage hood as a vegetarian with a terrible cook for a mother.  Quick, satisfying and comforting I still adore it now; albeit in a slightly more refined guise. 266 more words