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This week in the Polytunnel

Exploding Summer is finally here and although the first few days of summer have been wet, windy and cold the garden is finally well on its way. Inside the polytunnel everything is exploding into life. For now I have harvested lettuce and radishes and am eagerly anticipating amongst others courgettes, french beans, corn, aubergines, sweet…

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This week in the Belgian SowandSo Garden

Havoc Today I finally got the chance to get out and do a bit of work in the garden. The soil is still very soggy and I’m afraid most of my vegetables are looking somewhat the worse for wear. Weatherwise, we have a lot of extremes here in the Ardennes that have caused havoc in…

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Autumn garden: Brave Calendula

So long, Summer After our  week long break at the end of September to visit Bridget in England, we came home and found that Autumn had started –  just like that.  Those hours spent sitting in Bridget’s garden in the sunshine, enjoying a beer or two and the good company suddenly seemed like a long…

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