Growing my own vegetables: not the best year

Growing my own vegetables: not the best year

I decided this year I wanted some pumpkins. Not really for eating...I am not a fan of pumpkin...well any pumpkin related food. I wouldn't waste them; the neighbours cook odd stuff so I am sure they would have took them off my hands. My reason for the pumpkins was so that we would have plenty [...]

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Summer Garden

Summer Garden

I share a communal garden in the midst of Edinburgh. It feels like the countryside though. If you go out the front door of the old Edinburgh style tenement there is a busy road. Out the back backdoor, however, the garden is only overlooked by a hill full of greenery. The birds are singing, the [...]

Growing my own vegetables

Growing my own vegetables

I started my own vegetable patch a couple of years ago and haven't looked back since. After the first year of growing things for the excitement (yes really!), I have now got to the point of growing only the things I will definitely eat. Being a picky person with food, this means leaves (salad, rocket, [...]