Harvest Season: Green Tomatoes

With the summer weather so amazing in the South East of England and due to our “Covid staycation”, I could focus more of my time on watering and keeping an eye on my crops. The results of this is I have had a bumper crop of veg and fruit – none of which is about…

Making Do With What You’ve Got

You don’t have to have a big garden to start to grow your own. You don’t even need a garden! The key things are your conditions and you can start growing pretty much anywhere. Hi everyone, thanks for checking out my Blog. I ‘m Wendy, a busy working mum of two children who loves to…

Pumpkins aren’t just for carving!

Pumpkins are a classic during the spooky season but you should not have to wait till then to enjoy them! This year’s pumpkin harvest crop was amazing, we always have grown Pumpkins for the pleasure of Halloween carving with the children but since we always seem to be so successful with our harvest I have…

Harvesting Season: Marrows!

Goards – who knew the delights these gems could bring! Bobbly wobbly is in this Autumn! My harvest of ornamental gourds… I plant these seeds exactly the same as my courgettes and marrows, even though they aren’t edible we get such a delight in harvesting them and decorating the house for autumn. My husband in…