Pimp My Greenhouse!

Ocean Loans recently challenged a small number of bloggers to take part in their my ‘Pimp My Shed’ project. I was lucky enough to be one of those bloggers chosen, although it’s not a shed I’ll be pimping, it’s my greenhouse. I was given £75 to spend to help me give our greenhouse an overhaul. Our greenhouse is a pretty important part of our garden. For the last few years, I’ve been learning how to grow vegetables and I’m pleased to say that our four year old twin girls have been learning with me. We’re all pretty passionate about our… [Read More]

Teaching children to grow vegetables and other garden ramblings!

I’ve always been passionate about gardening. Even from a young age. I remember sitting at a table in my back garden one summer, happily sowing seeds and planting plants. I’d sat in the same place for a good few hours with the sun blazing down on my back. Despite the sunburn, I’d enjoyed spending that time getting back to nature. Every year for the past three years, I’ve grown vegetables and fruit from our garden. Every year, I’ve learnt something new and this year I’ll be growing more than ever before! I’m lucky that in our new house we have… [Read More]