Patio Pavers From The Range – Garden Update

New Patio Ant wanted a pizza peel to go with the two pizza stones he bought from Asda last week so we nipped into The Range. He bought 2 because he wanted one to bake his bread on in the oven in the kitchen and […]

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New Addition To My Raised Bed – Garden Update

New Addition To Raised Bed The plan, initially, was to dig a small strip at the front of the raised bed and plant some spring and summer bulbs in there. We have 2 stone planters next to the steps that take you onto the grass. […]

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Finished Raised Bed – Finally! :o) – Garden Update

Finished Raised Bed When I saw raised beds on Pinterest, I knew I had to have one. We had some in our old garden but they were quite small. I wanted a high one. The super wonderful husband built me one and I absolutely LOVE […]

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Gardening Party and BBQ For The Family

Gardening Party Wow! The weather this past week has been awesome! I’m actually quite surprised at how nice it’s been, what with a bank holiday weekend coming up. The weather people are telling me there’s more of this lovely sunshine to come so we’ve planned […]

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We Have A Stream Again – Year Of The Garden

Stream Ant had to turn the pump off for the stream a few months ago. I love it and really missed it. It was a lovely surprise when I went outside the other day to see it trickling away 🙂 Around this time last year, […]

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Garden Essentials From HomeSense

Garden Essentials It’s the year of the garden for us, as you may know, so we’ve been window shopping for ideas. We’ve got a plan but as we know from previous experience, plans tend to change when inspiration strikes! We’ve seen some lovely garden furniture at […]

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Starting On The Raised Bed – Year Of The Garden

Raised Bed We managed to get out in the garden for a while over the Easter weekend. Our first job is to make the raised bed so I dug over the former border. It used to look lovely before the grass and weeds took over. […]

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New Bike Shed – Year Of The Garden

New Bike Shed   I was getting fed up of the bikes being on the patio. They had to be there over winter because there wasn’t any shelter for them anywhere else. It’s spring now, though,  and I want to use the patio for sitting […]

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Sunday Photo – Removing a Brick Path For Nanny

Brick Path Nanny moved into her house about 4 years ago. I helped with the garden by laying a brick path. The path was great for her when she first moved in but now she’s not as steady on her feet, she’s decided to have […]

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Frog Spawn – Garden Update

Frog Spawn After making a start on the garden last Monday, it’s been left as it was ever since. I came down with an awful cold. It’s lasted longer than colds usually do although I am feeling much better today. Yesterday Ant was in and […]

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