Setting up your blog

Hi Everyone,  As promised I have put together some information for those who have asked me how I set up my blog. What struggles I’ve had along the way and what tips and sites I could share to make starting a blog easier.  Rather than reply individually to my friends and colleagues, I decided to […]

Delicious flowers

Delicious flowers

One of the lovely things about owning a garden is picking and using the produce.  For many people, there is not a lot of room on their balconies or rental places for much food growing but flowers can often be grown in small places while still adding colour and warmth to the home.  I love […]

12 Tips for controlling slugs and snails in your garden.

12 Tips for controlling slugs and snails in your garden.

Over the years we have had a bit of a struggle, particularly in wet years, trying to keep slugs and snails under control.  They love dark, damp, earthy, composting type areas.  Wet areas are a joy for them, while spiky dry areas are difficult for them to get across.  These gastropods can be either vegetarian […]

My Blogging Life

My Blogging Life

Blogging became an an important part of my life several years ago when, as a Mum of 3 homeschooling children and working part-time, I found I needed a creative outlet for me but didn’t have the time or energy to get back into the things I did pre-children.  Long gone were the days when I […]