Salad Days

I think there’s that moment for a gardener, when you decide to take the plunge and plant out your first crops, when you’re hit by a wave of butterflies in your stomach. No matter how many years I’ve been growing my own, I still get that feeling. It’s a mixture of excitement, and worry that a late frost will ruin your months of hard work. Continue reading “Salad Days”

Pea, Mint and Feta Salad

Here’s a lovely recipe to use up some of the fresh produce that you might be harvesting at the moment: peas, mint, cucumber, garlic and salad leaves. Continue reading “Pea, Mint and Feta Salad”

Battle Worn

Here we are in July, and already I’ve said ‘hello’ and ‘goodbye’ to some of my favourite plants. Continue reading “Battle Worn”