Planting parsnips and growing in small spaces

I am looking forward to planting my parsnips in a couple of weeks, an unusual statement I know, but let me elaborate.  Parsnips are easy to grow, you just need lots of time, they are the favourite food of one of my closest friends. The seeds came from a community garden on Guernsey; where I […]

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Planning for warm weather- suncream & bug spray

At this time of year my thoughts turn to planning weekends away, holidays and booking festival tickets for the impending warmer weather.  I frequently get asked what I use for suncream; I am a pale red head, and friends know I use natural products.  They are surprised that natural (mineral) suncream even exists.  Its not […]

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