Enjoying Gardens and Gardening

“To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow”

Audrey Hepburn

Beware of what lies beneath!
Beware of what lies beneath!
With many of our gardens showing signs of spring, lots of us will be keen to get outside and begin clearing our borders and pruning back those wayward shrubs.
Sweetcorn Rescue
Sweetcorn Rescue
After carefully nurturing the sweetcorn in pots, until I had cleared the first bed of potatoes, I finally got to plant out the sweetcorn this weekend.
Heathers
Heathers
Every year I am bewildered when I see garden centres and supermarkets selling ‘painted’ heathers in a variety of garish colours.
Dorset Apple Cake
Dorset Apple Cake
Dorset Apple Cake (sometimes known as Somerset Apple Cake) is delicious served warm. Although this recipe calls for cooking apples, but I find it a great way to use up any type of windfall...