Author Archives: ownedbyrats

Take a deep breath

We’re heading into holiday snaps territory. I have been trying to think of the best way to present everything (we visited So.Many.Gardens) and on balance I’m going to go with one post each for Eden and Heligan, and one or … Continue reading

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Before we get to the holiday photos

No doubt you’re all eagerly anticipating the hundreds of holiday snaps I’m planning to unleash. Well, maybe not hundreds, but there’s definitely over a hundred ready to post up here. But before we get to that, I just took a … Continue reading

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Brace yourselves

There’s a whole load of photo-heavy posts in the works. Here’s an appetite-whetter: And another: And one last one: We’re on holiday… more soon!

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And still they come

The sycamore seedlings, that is. I am still pulling the wretched things up – not to mention finding quite a few that my earlier efforts missed, now getting rather substantial and sprouting several pairs of leaves. The warmer weather also … Continue reading

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Blossoms and blooms

This morning I made a quick visit to Mum to take her a few things (including a large bag of compost) and of course I took a few photos of her garden. Lots of things are doing well and there’s … Continue reading

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Garden Bloggers’ Bloom Day 2017

Something I have only just found out about – this meme is hosted by May Dreams Gardens and links garden bloggers on 15th April. Not that I ever need much of an excuse to post photos of flowers! Today I … Continue reading

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Busy Friday morning

This morning J is busy with the rat room, which needs redecorating, so I spent a bit of time doing some gardening tasks – nothing major, as we’re in a bit of a lull before the summer annuals are ready. … Continue reading

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