Spring Patio Lovin’ Part 1

Now the weather is finally turning warmer, we’ve started a bit of an impromptu spring spruce up of our patio area. I hate the cold…

On Contemplating Chickens

It’s tough being an animal lover that’s torn between life in the big smoke and chucking it all in to retreat to a smallholding in…

A ‘She-Shed’ Two Ways

At the bottom of our garden, we have a garage. Correction – at the top of our garden we have an outbuilding. In fact I…

Pottering And Potting With Pansies

A couple of weeks ago we visited Columbia Road Flower Market to pick up some flowers for the house and something to refill our pots…

Summery Patio Picks

It’s so cold today that it’s feeling hard to imagine a time when sitting out in the garden might become a reality again but summer…

Mini House Project – Making Space for a Wood Store

In the words of Alanis Morisette, “isn’t it ironic?” that on one of the warmest September afternoons I can remember, we were busy in the…

Down at the bottom of the garden

Does anyone else have the Poddington Peas theme tune running through their head? I do apologise! One of the bigger (ie dreamy) projects on our…