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My design process

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It’s all wonderfully simple really. I specialise in planting plans. The service I provide appeals to people who love plants, flowers, textures and colour but may not have the time or precise expertise to select the right (and loveliest) plants for the right places. I visit the space that requires… Read More »My design process

Dividing my time

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24 hours per day is quite enough for me – working, child-rearing, blogging and tending my own home and garden is an awful lot of fun but sleeping is jolly tempting after 15 or so hours.  It would, however, be much more useful if there were more than seven days… Read More »Dividing my time

Mentors and Gurus

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Mentor. See Mentorship – a personal developmental relationship in which a more experienced or knowledgeable person helps to guide a less experienced or less knowledgable person. Guru – is a Sanskrit term for “teacher” or “master”. I have had a wonderful week in the garden. The November weather has been… Read More »Mentors and Gurus


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…… my enticingly named regular feature on Instagram.  The fun thing with Instagram is that you can make almost (almost) any subject you care to aim the camera lens of your smartphone at look attractive – for example, the contents of a wheelbarrow.  I have a notion – I think… Read More »#whatsinmywheelbarrow……