Tag Archives: gardening

How does my garden grow?

Before I show you my garden, I just want to remind you of my tree painting giveaway. If you would like to be in the draw to win it, head to my last post to leave a comment. Hugs to those … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 18 Comments

Planting one more seed.

As you know I love sketchbooks and I love gardening. You can imagine how this delightful little book made me smile. It made my Mum smile. I hope it makes you smile too.

Posted in Artists | Tagged , , | 9 Comments

Sustainable watering

Lately I have been very busy with my job at the holiday programme. I had forgotten how tiring it is to get up with an alarm at 6:00 and then work the day. I know that most of you do … Continue reading

Posted in How does my garden grow? | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

How does my garden grow?

It is quite a while since I have talked to you about my garden (aside from reblogging an earlier post about the jacarandas in my street). That’s partly because I have had so many other things to write about, and … Continue reading

Posted in How does my garden grow?, Kindness | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

How does my garden grow…….in late Autumn?

We have had some glorious weather over the last few days. After some rain the sun has been shining, encouraging quite a bit of growth. Gardening has been a pleasure, well, except for the weeds. But more of them later. … Continue reading

Posted in How does my garden grow?, Plants | Tagged , , , , , , | 6 Comments

How does my garden grow….in early Autumn? (Part 1)

Today is dull and rainy, perfect for staying inside to tell you about my Autumn garden. We had a run of very hot days over Summer ~ 40 plus degrees. That knocked the garden around. In Spring last year I planted … Continue reading

Posted in How does my garden grow?, Plants | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments

February Books — a classic, a mapmaker and some gardeners

Firstly, the classic The Chrysalids ~ John Wyndham I first read this when I was a teenager. I had always had a longing to be telepathic, so this book resonated with me. I reread it quite a few years later and … Continue reading

Posted in Books of the Month | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments