An Alternative Christmas Message (no corgis)

It is nearly here.  Whether you immerse yourself completely in the festivities or hole up in a cave on top of Ben Nevis until it is all over, tomorrow is Christmas Day.  Personally I love it, although I can understand why people distance themselves from the excesses and unnecessary pressures.   I love it because itContinue reading “An Alternative Christmas Message (no corgis)”


It is raining.  Which means I have been cooking or thinking.  Unfortunately on this occasion, it is the latter. I am a professional gardener.  When I am not being oh-so-professional in other peoples’ gardens, I write about plants for fun and for money.  It would appear that horticulture is my life, the be all andContinue reading “Beechgrove”