Weekend Gardener – September 17

In brisk wind of September The heavy-headed fruits Shake upon their bending boughs And drop from the shoots; Some glow golden in the sun, Some show green and streaked, Some set forth a purple bloom, Some blush rosy-cheeked. - Christina Rossetti Ah, September.  The month where we say goodbye to Summer and hello to Autumn.  …

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Missed Again!

Oh dear, my writing on here has dropped off into the ether again hasn't it? It starts off with one busy day, that causes my well-intended plans to lose all shape and before I know it the day after follows suit, then the day after... Anyway, I'm not going to beat myself up.  I just …

A Green Place

Our garden.  A place to get down with nature, grow real food and enjoy the sunshine. It's not the biggest garden, nor the most well designed.  It is instead a growing canvas that records life and the evolution of the garden itself. The garden, like a grand old teacher, it shows me what patience can …