First post of 2018, new year new me (sort of)...
It's Christmas time and I love this time of year - you can look back on the past 12 months and see what you did right and what you did wrong, but ultimately how can you improve for next year. What aims you would like to achieve and how you're going to do it, but
I've always wondered why some plants are connected to Christmas so I've done a little bit of Googling and decided to compile of my notes in one place. Pour a mulled wine and give this a good ole scroll. Poinsettias I've always wondered why Poinsettias are connected with Christmas - and we have one in
Are you still watching Gardener's World? In my opinion Gardener's World a little bit on the tired side and did nothing to get future generations involved.
OK, I'll admit it - I'm totally guilty of Instagramming my allotment and using the filters to make everything look dreamy and idealistic. I'll also confess that I'm guilty of positioning things so eloquently so that it really does highlight how great an allotment or a garden can be - which I'm sure, probably doesn't
It's amazing how worms help with composting. I found this video on an allotment forum on Facebook and I thought it was absolutely fascinating. After watching the video above, it spurred me on to find out how much of a role worms play when it comes to composting and generally breaking up the soil. The
I don't think 2017 has been a bad year at the allotment. Here's a gallery showing some of the highlights! Be sure to give me a follow on Instagram!
It's National Allotment Week here in the UK, headed up and pioneered by the National Allotment Society. It's a great chance to recognise the volunteers that help make your local allotment association run and survive. If you haven't got an allotment, then it's a great opportunity to seek our your local allotment open day
When you're gardening or at the allotment - do you ever get the feeling that you feel like you need a change? Well a few weeks ago I the itch to change the layout and try and get even more from the allotment. I asked myself what can I do to get the most
Having an allotment is all about maximising the space that you have so that you can achieve a high yield as possible - and there's no reason why you can't apply this to your own home or in a flat. Sainsbury's Money published this infographic which details how you can grow strawberries in 5 easy