Gardens

Posts for garden lovers at A Beautiful Space

A Pretty Profusion of Pink and Purple

A Pretty Profusion of Pink and Purple Oh my goodness I just absolutely love this quote from Browning….. Even if you think the Big Bang created the stars, don’t you…

How to make a flower crown

 How to make a flower crown – a super simple tutorial    How to make a flower crown   How to make a flower crown – simple tutorial Have you…

Bursts of yellow flowers

“And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had that familiar conviction that life was…

My Giving Garden

My giving garden…. The glory of gardening: hands in the dirt, head in the sun, heart with nature. To nurture a garden is to feed not just on the body,…

There are fairies at the bottom of our garden

And as the seasons come and go, here’s something you might like to know. There are fairies everywhere: under bushes, in the air, playing games just like you play, singing…

Salad Days

How I love salad days Only two things that money can’t buy. That’s true love and home grown tomatoes. John Denver In terms of  being a gardener I would say…

IDEAS FOR A VEGETARIAN PICNIC

Today – Delicious ideas for a Vegetarian Picnic Pin ideas for a Vegetarian Picnic for later Delicious ideas for a Vegetarian Picnic It is National Picnic Week from the 16th-22nd…

In a Greek Garden

In a Greek Garden ‘Gradually the magic of the island [Corfu] settled over us as gently and clingingly as pollen – Gerald Durrell We have just returned from a week…

LandScape Magazine Review

Today – LandScape Magazine Review Life at nature’s pace… A few weeks ago I wrote a post on The Simple Things magazine saying how much I love it. I had…

Growing a Container Herb Garden

Growing a Container Herb Garden   Growing a Container Herb Garden – simple tips I think fans of my post on the easiest herbs to grow will love this So…

What makes my garden special

So what makes my garden special? When I look more closely at my garden I see what makes it magical…all these bits add up to a beautiful space and place…

Lovely flowers create special memories

Earth laughs in flowers. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson, When I think about lovely flowers I make an association with people and with memories. Flowers seem to have the power  to attach…

Our secret garden.

Down the bottom of our rather ramshackle and untidy garden their are two sheds. The space in front of them was filled with a big prickly thorn bush. You could…

Gorgeous Garden Gifts from The Handpicked Collection

I have long been a fan of the online gift store  The Handpicked Collection  The Handpicked Collection is an online and mail order gift company specialising in unusual gifts which have…

How to Create A Stylish Children’s Garden

Today – A Stylish Children’s Garden Desperately seeking a stylish children’s garden Do you long for a  children’s garden that looks stylish too? For a long time we have lived…

Beautiful Wooden Benches

Beautiful Wooden Benches by babybudgeting featuring outdoor benches Outdoor bench £54 – ikea.com Polyvore Clipper homebase.co.uk IKEA PS 2014 ikea.com Polyvore Clipper homebase.co.uk 1.5m ‘Kendal’ Grade A Teak 3 Seater Curved Bench…

Happiness in a Pot

Today – Happiness in a Pot I do love a nice pot and I do believe you can find happiness in a pot, garden s do not have to be…

A garden worth painting

A garden worth painitng indeed Such a well known painting by Monet of his garden in Giverny. Oh, how I would love to visit there. My Granny and Grandad had…