Happy blogoversary to me!

It is one year today since I started the Carrots and Calendula blog and it has been a wonderful journey! Thank you to each and every one of you who has stopped by to read my posts. Over the past year I have been on a double learning journey – getting to grips with our…

Bohemian Rhapsody

This week my mum and I went to see the novelist Charlotte Mendelson talking about her new non-fiction book about her tiny North London garden, Rhapsody In Green, to the Lewes Literary Society. Charlotte was warm, exuberant and funny, making fun of her own ‘pre-war vowels’, and made me feel a lot better about my…