Garden DIY: Creating New Garden Paths
Making new garden paths can be complicated, to say the least. But I have found a method that works really well for me. My garden paths are cheap, easy to make and close to completely weed-free!
Garden DIY: Reusing milk cartons
I'm reusing milk cartons to freeze lots of things from my kitchen. It's really convenient, try it!
Garden DIY: How to use cardboard in the garden
I'm using store-bought soil and cardboard in the garden today. The plan is to build a completely new growing area!
Guide: Grow pea shoots indoors
If you want to grow plenty of fresh greens all year round, pea shoots might just be the right choice for you. I grow pea shoots indoors, in a smart plastic container that I make myself. This is how I do it.
How to edge your beds
Nice edges can make a huge difference to the look of your garden. It's a lot more convenient to edge your beds properly too since you won't trip over landscape fabric or get it stuck in the lawnmower. Perfect!
Guest blog: Maria's sourdough slug repellent!
This is my first time hearing about this method, but it actually works really well! Read more about Maria's sourdough slug repellent here.
Garden DIY: Making a woven compost basket
This large woven compost basket is like a work of art. Do you want to build one too? Read this article to learn how to make your own.
My wood chip garden paths
We have a wood chipper at home but we mostly just use it for fun. I need a lot more material than I can make myself for my wood chip garden paths.
Best time to take lavender cuttings
Propagating lavender with cuttings is surprisingly easy, and I get really good results too. Lavender cuttings are of course free, which just makes it even better!
Quick compost in a styrofoam box
I'm all about repurposing, so I thought I would use an old styrofoam box as a container for my compost. It works really well! The styrofoam provides really great insulation which is perfect if you want to make quick compost.
How to get rid of couch grass
I managed to turn the most weed-ridden spot in my garden into a productive bed. Here are my best tips on how to get rid of couch grass in your garden.