Last week I created a small bed, this week I’m sowing tomatoes and peppers.
The Small Space Garden series continues. This time, I’m looking at sowing some late tomatoes and peppers ready for containers in the garden.
Tomatoes and peppers are fantastic little plants for limited spaces and you’ll get rewarding crops at the end of it all too. It might be easy picking up that pack of peppers or those vine tomatoes, but you’ll never get the same flavour as you do by growing your own. Follow me and join in on this fun growing adventure.
If you haven’t seen Episode One, you can watch it here.
Halloween is here, and I’m sure you’ve all been busy carving out your pumpkins.
But what exactly do we do with the rest of the pumpkin once it’s been carved out?
Well, you can take both the delicious orange flesh and seeds and make this delicious pumpkin muffin recipe:
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Cheese on toast is one of those really easy meals that we have to fall back on when there is either nothing else left in the house, or we’re tired and can’t be bothered to cook the amazing curry we had planned for the evening. Yes, we’ve all been there.
Check out my blog post on how to make an omelette that will beat that takeaway feeling, here.
How do you make your cheese on toast? When you think about it, the possibilities are endless. However, I guarantee that most of us just use ordinary cheddar, as I have in the photo above.
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The beauty of living in the city is that you’re very close to shops. Whilst this is often a very useful thing; you’re bringing home that bag of salad, or those tomatoes still clinging to the vine which are costing you a fortune. The truth is, much of this stuff can be grown easily, and it can be done without huge amounts of space. All you need is a little bit of time and some forward planning and you, too, could be enjoying your very own food.
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I’m on a mission, a mission to show you that pumpkins don’t just make great decorations at Halloween. In this 3 part series of blogs, I’m going to prove to you how you can make some great meals with pumpkins that also save you a load of money. You can see my recipe for soup here.
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5 Easy Ways You Can Save Money By Growing Your Own
Every time I go into the supermarket and I look at the veg section I despair at how much money a packet of spinach is.
Spinach is one of the easiest things that you can grow. Yet, gardening is seen as this difficult thing that only people either with qualifications or with the time to spare can do. The same can be said about all of the dark leafy greens, as well as vegetables like peas, potatoes and tomatoes.
In this week’s blog I’m about to blow your mind.
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