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July 14th 2010

After the Hampton Court Flower Show, we stopped for a drink at the Albany pub across the river and sat on a terrace overlooking the Thames. We noticed a coot’s […]
July 14th 2010

July 11th 2010

Last post from Hampton Court Flower Show. It was very hot and humid in London and it has been exceptionally dry. The logistics of keeping all the flowers and plants […]
July 11th 2010

July 10th 2010

There are so many things to buy – everything from plants to garden tools, garden furniture, ornaments, sculptures even clothing, hats, jewellery and handbags and all manner of cute stuff […]
July 10th 2010

July 8th 2010

Just back from the Hampton Court Flower Show. Saw so many beautiful flowers and fantastic gardening ideas and was very inspired, which for a non-gardener like me is a result. […]
July 8th 2010

July 7th 2010

I really like the Hipstamatic app on the iPhone. This is my ‘seaside’ window sill in the conservatory which includes amongst other things, my lighthouse, a driftwood box, a boat […]
July 7th 2010

July 6th 2010

These are the shopping bags I keep in my handbag – got to think of the environment. They are called Turtlebags – so called as by using them in preference […]
July 6th 2010

July 5th 2010

I’ve had this orchid plant for about three years now and it just keeps on flowering – ┬ádespite or because of me neglecting it. These seem to be the only […]
July 5th 2010

July 2nd 2010

I saw this very freaky looking plant down by the river when I was walking the pooch yesterday. I couldn’t get close to look at it closely but I think […]
July 2nd 2010