Endings and New Beginnings

Sometimes, we can’t do it all by ourselves. I realised this a little too late, sadly. Last summer I became irritated with our cherry tree. It had grown to several meters in height and was blocking out all the sun. I pruned it (badly) myself and unfortunately, failed to realise that I was damaging it in the process. I called a local tree surgeon here in Bolton (his website) and he told me that I had effectively killed it and it needed to be removed, so roughly £600 or so later, my beloved, ye olde cherry tree that would bloom Read More


Hello Readers!

It’s exciting to be online! I’m thrilled, and I’m not joking. This is my first ever online diary and I hope to update it on a regular basis. My niece set it up for me. She’s a very clever girl. I absolutely think the image at the top looks delightful. If you are a garden enthusiast, you have come to the right place. I am an avid horticulturist and gardener.