A free upcycled pallet herb planter

When we first moved into our home we planted up a bed in our garden with herbs.  This year we decided that we wanted to grow more veg and that we should move the herbs to make way for veg growing.  We wanted to keep the herbs, just in a slightly more space saving way.
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Make up a basket of daffodils for Mothers Day!

This is a really easy and inexpensive gift to give your mum this Mother’s Day and can give her pleasure year after year! It might not look much now, but once the daffodils come up it will look lovely! Things you will need: A basket (I bought one very cheaply from a charity shop) A
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Is it cost effective to grow your own veg part 2!

At the beginning of the summer my husband set up a raised organic vegetable patch and we wondered if it would be cost effective.  He planted Little Gem, Pak Choi, Mange Tout, Sugar Snaps, Potatoes, Onions, Tomatoes, Corn, Radishes, Carrots and Cucumbers. We had the following results: Little Gem – this has lasted and lasted!  It
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Is it cost effective to grow your own organic vegetables?

I love vegetables and especially freshly picked ones, which are some of the freshest sweetest vegetables I have ever tasted.   I am also a big fan of organic food, which can be quite expensive in the shops, so this year we are going to grow as many organic vegetables as we can and try not to
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