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Garden plans and finding a secluded spot

Garden plans and finding a secluded spot

When it comes to garden plans, I’m beginning to realise that they need the same level of commitment in terms of time, planning and money as the inside of our home. Of course, much like you can buy a couple of cushions to spruce up an old sofa, you can simply purchase a new pot or two to make a patio look prettier.

Four trends from RHS Chelsea Flower Show that I want for my own garden

Four trends from RHS Chelsea Flower Show that I want for my own garden

I’ve been wanting to go to the Chelsea Flower Show for as long as I can remember but have never managed to fit in a visit - work, kids, being in a different country, forgetting it was on until seeing Monty’s smiling face peering out from one of the gardens on the BBC highlights, you know how it goes.

Flymo first cut Sunday - getting the garden ready for Spring

Flymo first cut Sunday - getting the garden ready for Spring

On Sunday, we decided to celebrate the very brief appearance of the sun in North Wales by joining in with Flymo’s ‘First Cut Sunday’, the day of the year where households across the UK tend to turn their attention their gardens.