We’re taking a step away from our own garden in the West Country to share some images of my Dad’s house and lavender garden, situated in the heart of Provence in France. I LOVE lavender, as readers of this blog will know… it looks beautiful, it smells incredible, it’s great for wildlife, it’s practical andContinue reading “A Lavender Garden in Provence, France”
When we were on holiday in the South of France recently, the last thing I expected to be doing was googling and pinteresting ideas for indoor activities… but due to a heatwave with unprecedented temperatures of up to 44 degrees, we suddenly found ourselves having to restrict the boys’ outdoor time and come up withContinue reading “Quick & Easy Lavender Play Dough”
I’ve been writing a series of posts about kitchen gardens that are open to the public, and whilst this venue doesn’t exactly fall into this category, I think it can be classed as culinary so I’m going to include it here! Yorkshire Lavender is a family run business set in beautiful countryside on the outskirtsContinue reading “Yorkshire Lavender”
Apart from growing fruit and vegetables, I’m also a little bit obsessed with lavender! It looks beautiful, smells divine, can be dried easily and you can also cook with it! Here are a couple of my favourite lavender recipes that go very well together for an alternative Afternoon Tea!