Tag Archives: Greening of a Heart – a novel

Kitchen Gardens #atozchallenge

The Kitchen Garden  After the Second World War, country houses in England found there was no longer a surplus of gardeners seeking private service.The large kitchen gardens reverted back to their owners. Some of these gardens disappeared all together, the … Continue reading

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Crown Jewels in the Garden A-Z Blog Challenge

Jewels (Crown) in the Garden  “Wouldn’t it be wonderful if you could describe your garden as a ‘jewel box full of beautiful plant treasurers? It is entirely possible, and the smaller your outdoor space, the easier it is to be.” … Continue reading

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Images that Invoke a Story

Images that Invoke a Story  As a writer, I enjoy writing prompts. My Messengers writing group always began with a prompt, more times than not, producing a little gem that led to a longer piece of writing. The images on … Continue reading

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Garden Books A-Z Blog Challenge

Gardening Books Garden books have a special place in my heart and are given all the room they want on the bookshelves. I’m not a librarian, but I must have  a sense of order and organization when it comes to … Continue reading

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Cottage Gardening – A-Z Blog Challenge

Cottage Gardening In my novel, Greening of a Heart, I mention Margery Fish (1892-1969) whose garden survives at East Lambrook Manor. I have seen this garden and read the delightful book she wrote about gardening with her husband. Margery is … Continue reading

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Burford -A-Z Blog Challenge

                                                   A-Z Blog Challenge – BurfordToday I want to introduce you to Burford, which is situated … Continue reading

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Arm Chair Travel -A-Z Blog Challenge

Welcome! Today begins an A-Z Blog Challenge, which I  look forward to participating in each day. I will be using Pinterest board tittles and subjects to inspire these posts;  gardening and related topics, leading the way.  Please check in with me … Continue reading

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