Creating a Herb Garden with Sutton Seeds

Creating a Herb Garden with Sutton Seeds

When I lived in previous garden I had a whole border reserved for herbs. I’d get to enjoy their aroma every time I hung my washing out, or sat on the patio enjoying a drink after work.  Ever since I’ve moved in with Daddy P, I’ve been meaning to organise something here.  Yes, I know, […]

Green fingered Monkey

Green fingered Monkey

We had some successes in the garden last year and some disasters!  Monkey grew some lovely cucumbers, our apple tree gave us our first 4 home-grown apples and we had wonderful sunflowers again.  But not everything in Monkey’s garden grew.  We gave him part of our garden to turn into a veg patch, Daddy P […]

Monkey gets planting with Sutton Seeds

Monkey gets planting with Sutton Seeds

My Mum has always been a keen gardener and I grew up surrounded by plants of all descriptions.  One company name that I remember from my childhood is Sutton Seeds. Not only do they sell seeds these day, but they also supply plants, fruit trees and gardening equipment.  We had a special delivery for Monkey […]

Gardening with Monkey

Gardening with Monkey – veggies and flowers #HDYGG

We decided to have a home day on Bank Holiday Monday, we’d had a busy day on Sunday at Polesden Lacey (more on that soon) and Monkey had a swimming lesson in the afternoon.  The sun was out, it was a perfect excuse to do some gardening with Monkey. We press ganged Daddy P into […]

Monkey in the garden

Monkey in the garden #CountryKids

You may remember that we had a Sunflower growing competition here last year and Monkey grew his own veggies for the first time. I love seeing Monkey in the garden, he gets so excited planting things and watching them grow.  My parents would be very happy, I’m sure I wasn’t so keen at his age! […]