I am a 30-year-old woman who cannot afford to buy her own house and is therefore likely to rent for a very, very long time. I am also a 30-year-old woman who loves gardening. Consequently, I have chosen paving slabs over lawn in every house we have lived in, reason being that you cannot alter […]
We’ve moved, again. This time we have gone some 150 miles south, in Oxfordshire. It is for the best, and we are excited to start this new chapter. However, we will be renting, again. I’m starting to fear that we will never be in the position to buy a house, given all the fees and […]
I think this video shows the realisation that I am actually leaving the allotment behind. I am excited; I have now seen the house we’re moving to and I am excited. It has a back garden with a large area I can keep pots. Today, however, we say goodbye to Plot Number 6.
I recently received May’s installment of the RHS’s The Garden magazine and it came with a flyer for RHS Tatton Flower Show. Which reminded me I never shared my photos from last year! I am hoping to go again this year if life doesn’t get in the way, because I really enjoyed it. It was […]
March has been a quiet one in terms of finding new products. I suppose when life and work get hectic you go back to basics, which is the earth. I have spent long hours on the allotment simply digging, planting out and sowing seeds directly. More of that in another post! For now, however, here […]