Last year we only caught a quick glimpse of snowdrops at Stowe, but this year I wanted to check out Evenley Wood Garden. I’d never been but others have recommended it to me for snowdrop trails in particular. As it was the first weekend of opening, and the weather was miraculously due to be dry on the Sunday, I dragged N out with me to check it out. Evenley Wood Garden is near Brackley, so took us just under 30… Continue Reading “Snowdrop trail walk at Evenley Wood Garden”
Since I started my flower photography course I’ve been enjoying having flowers around the house. We’ve not got many places to put them, so the kitchen window seems to be the best place. It’s nice to see them as we drive up, and they’re not too close to the Aga to get hot and wilt quickly. Prestige Flowers sent me one of their Christmas bouquets and I was keen to see what they were like as I’m fairly picky with… Continue Reading “Prestige Flowers for a striking Christmas bouquet”
N is loving picking flowers at the moment. Dandelions are easy, and he picked me a bunch the other day (after buying Granny a sunflower with his own money as a thank you for his sleepover). I put them in a vase, the only problem being he didn’t like it when they closed up in the evening. This week’s living arrows shot is him handing over the bunch he’d picked.