Tag: little green fingers

Stacks of Flavour
Stacks of Flavour

As many of you will know, I’m a little obsessed with gardening! Although I have a relatively small garden, I love filling it with flowering plants in an attempt to make my own cut-flower garden. The added benefit is I now enjoy the fruits of my labour with lots of beautiful flowers for my photography and styling.   Like many families,…

Outdoor Living by Selina Lake
Outdoor Living by Selina Lake

As I start to write this post I feel as if I’m slightly late arriving at a party! I know there have been lots of reviews of this wonderful book, and I’m sure everything which can be said about it has already been said, but I couldn’t resist sharing Outdoor Living by Selina Lake with you on Muff and Teacake! Outdoor Living…

Bee Friendly Gardens
Bee Friendly Gardens

In the last 80 years our bumblebee populations have crashed. Two species have become nationally extinct and several others have declined dramatically. Bumblebees are familiar and much-loved insects who pollinate our crops and wildflowers, so people are rightly worried. These are the opening words on the Bee Conservation website, and they are sobering words indeed. We are all aware of…

Plantabox Crates
Plantabox Crates

Spring is well and truly here, and I just love it! The days are getting longer, the evenings are lighter and my garden has come alive with new growth and flowers… Everything seems vibrant, colourful and fresh – and its really made me want to spend as much time as possible in the garden! I recently received two medium personalised…

Grow Your Own Cottage Garden
Grow Your Own Cottage Garden

During these wet and windy grey January days it’s lovely to think ahead to spring and summer, and to all the lovely flowers which will be appearing in our gardens, parks and open spaces soon. I was recently given a super lovely gift by my husband, a Kew Royal Botanic Gardens ‘Grow Your Own Cottage Garden’ box. Grow Your Own…