Depressed about all the headlines about flooding, super storms and drought? Get back some control by protecting your patch of nature. Continue reading Protecting Mother Nature in My Back Garden
Don’t waste your time chasing butterflies. Mend your garden, and the butterflies will come. Mario Quintana Growing up, we had two big glass picture frames filled with dead butterflies. Pinned to a board, they were skewered, dry and drained of colour. I hated them, but also liked looking at them too. There weren’t that many … Continue reading Mend your Garden so the Butterflies will Come
Buying food to feed the birds is costing way more than tuppence these days. I’ve been trying to grow wild food and attract more insects into my garden to provide a more natural source. Continue reading Stop Buying Bird Food! Attract Insects and Grow Your Own Seeds & Fruits Instead
If you are gardening for pollinators, then you are probably also attracting all insect life. And if you are doing that, then you might also invite BATS! I think bats have had some really bad press. They have become the Trump of the small flying animal world. However, their bad press has nothing to do … Continue reading How to Encourage Bats into Your Garden?