Vegetable Gardening on a Budget

Gardening can be expensive but it doesn't have to be. It's nice to have beautiful pots, the latest seeds, bags of lovely compost and all the latest tools and gadgets but it's not necessary. My garden fork and hoe belonged to my Grandfather who sadly died back in the early 1970's. I reckon these tools … Continue reading Vegetable Gardening on a Budget

Keeping busy in the Garden

I have always had a vegetable plot. Even when I lived in a flat, I still managed to grow tomatoes, cucumbers and few herbs on my windowsills. My various gardens have ranged from the very small to very big. My tiniest outdoor vegetable patch was about 4 feet square and provided me with potatoes, carrots … Continue reading Keeping busy in the Garden