In a Vase on Monday – fuchsias, 5 favourite NW gardens

So the hot, sunny weather is over for the moment.  It’s been raining on or off in Manchester all day, so I ran out into the garden to pick some flowers for the vase, you can still see the raindrops…

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In a Vase on Monday – Raspberry (jam) and custard

In a Vase on Monday – Raspberry (jam) and custard

‘Happiness is like jam, you can’t spread even a little without getting some on yourself’ Author: Unknown The weather in Manchester has made a return to its usual Summer windy, soggy-ness but that’s a good thing as you …
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Six on Saturday – out and about around my garden – 11 August 2018

Six on Saturday – out and about around my garden – 11 August 2018

I’d been thinking for a while that I haven’t taken many photos or described what’s happening in our garden – so I looked around for a linkup to prompt me to join in, and found Six on Saturday – …
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Halle St Bee-ter A chorus of industry –  #beeinthecity Manchester

Halle St Bee-ter A chorus of industry – #beeinthecity Manchester

Location: Cutting Room Square, Ancoats – with Halle St Peter’s in the Background. #beeinthecity
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In a Vase on Monday: be present with yoga

In a Vase on Monday: be present with yoga

“Calming the mind is yoga. Not just standing on the head.” Swami Satchidananda This week, despite the heat in Manchester, I’ve done quite a bit of gardening in the evenings, when most of our North facing garden is in …
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