Vegetable Garden Guides

Here you will learn all about vegetable gardening. You’ll find growing guides for growing vegetables, fruits, and herbs for beginners and experts alike.

Winter Sowing -Quick Start Guide

Winter sowing seeds is not every gardeners first thought. It’s cold, dark and nothings growing…. But winter sowing can be fun and super easy if…

The Secrets To Planting Garlic

There is a million reasons to love garlic. It’s so useful in the kitchen, as well as in the garden. We use SO much of…

3 Common Gardening Problems

Common gardening problems and solutions, most common problems with small space gardening, your plants not behaving, pest and diseases & solutions.

How To Make Compost In A Bottle

Learn how to make compost at home for your own plants. Diy compost can be made in small quantities, perfect for a few pots on…

Seed starting ideas for kids

One of the great joys in my life is spending time in the garden, sowing seeds and dreaming about the plants I will have. And…

How To Deal With Weeds.

Weeds can fill a number of roles in your garden, with a little know how they can help with, adding moisture, fertilizing the soil, mulching,…

Vegetable Growing Guide for March

Things are finally starting to grow! Buds are forming on the trees and tiny flecks of green are appearing everywhere as the weeds start their…

Raised Garden Beds For Beginners

Growing vegetables in a large allotment style expanse of soil is a wonderful thing, but growing them in a raised bed is so easy that…

14 Uses For Your Garden Herbs

Growing herbs in your own back yard is a fun and easy activity to try. Herbs are just plants that have been used for more…
diy vegetable garden planner for beginners

DIY Vegetable Garden Planner

You’ve heard me say it over and over that the key to being successful in starting your own vegetable garden is to start with a…

Compost Tips For Beginners

Gardening and growing your own food is an amazing skill to have, but its one thing to grow and harvest your own crops, but if…

How To Get Fit With A Healthy Garden

Well, it’s the start of the New Year and all the festivities have well and truely past for another year. So traditionally it’s now time to…

Growing Pumpkins With Kids

Growing pumpkins is a big part of our gardening experience. Halloween wouldn’t be the same without them. We love to try new ones each year…
How to grow courgett with kids

HOW TO GROW COURGETTES WITH KIDS

HOW TO GROW COURGETTES WITH KIDS People have a love hate relationship with courgettes and squashes. They are very easy to grow but are seen…
Gardening with children

12 EASY PLANTS FOR KIDS TO GROW

12 EASY PLANTS FOR KIDS TO GROW Growing seeds is an amazing activity to do with kids, not only are they entertained for a little…

HOW TO GROW SWEET PEAS WITH KIDS

Sowing Sweetpeas with the kids is a wonderful fun activity for all ages. The seeds are large enough for small hands to handle, and It’s…
HOW TO GROW CARROTS WITH KIDS

HOW TO GROW CARROTS WITH KIDS

How To Grow Carrots With Kids.   Today we’re planting our first carrots of the season. Every one of my children love nothing better, than…
How to grow beetroot with kids

Growing Beetroot With Your Kids

 HOW TO START GROWING BEETROOT WITH KIDS   Growing beetroot is one of the easiest things to do and it’s one of our favourite vegetables.…