How can you live a more sustainable life? This is the question we are all thinking about but really need to do something about. It is quite easy to make a major difference by changing simple everyday activities and making … Continue reading How to Live a Sustainable Life
A garden, balcony or doorstep adorned with containers in varying sizes and overflowing with flowers or herbs gives not only aesthetic appeal but is very practical too. Container planting is perfect for those with little space offering an opportunity to … Continue reading Container Planting Inspiration
Where do Tea Plants Grow? You can grow your tea outside in the garden, on the porch or in a pot indoors. The Tea Plant otherwise known as Camellia Sinensis is a small tree that produces leaves and leaf … Continue reading How to Grow Your Own Tea!
Garden of Abundance It is so beautiful to wander around a cottage garden discovering all it has to offer in its glory. You can create your own little slice of heaven by planting the right flowers, herb and vegetable varieties. … Continue reading Cottage Garden Ideas
Bee Friendly Garden Pest Solutions We have created a beautiful garden or vegetable patch but are inundated with unwanted visitors, pests and weeds. What do we do to get rid of weeds and pests without harming the bee’s and butterflies? … Continue reading How can I get rid of garden pests safely?
Where do the bees go in the winter? Bees hibernate and some species die off leaving the queen to start a new colony. This is a pretty lonesome endeavour! This is a question my kids have asked that I thought … Continue reading Helping the bees in the winter