Posts tagged: 'herbs'

Planting for summer: seeds and bulbs to plant now

April is a key month to do a little work so your outdoor urban garden is stunning come the summer. Imagine warm nights, sat out among pots of beautiful flowers, sipping on a glass of wine, maybe with a few friends, maybe eating a salad freshly picked from your urban garden. Sounds like heaven to me! And you can achieve all this by spending a little time planting seeds and bulbs in April, even if you only have a window box and a few pots to plant them in.

Create an urban serenity garden

The practice of meditation and mindfulness as a means to combat the stress and frantic pace of modern life, particularly in cities, has surged in popularity in recent years. This week, I'm focusing on how you can create an urban serenity garden which provides a peaceful, tranquil haven from city life - and an excellent place to practice meditation or yoga.