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Maureen’s Meanderings – July

Some of you will have guessed by now that I love nature and gardens. I mostly garden without gloves on because I like to feel the soil. Today I went to Whisby Garden Centre and spent a lovely time wandering round looking at all the plants. This year everything seems...

Maureen’s Meanderings – June

What a month this is going to be. As I write there are activities being organised in every town and village to celebrate Her Majesty the Queen’s platinum jubilee. It looks like we can all have a wonderful time at any number of parties and events. It is always special...

Maureen’s Meanderings – May

What a lovely time of year this is. We have got all the lovely spring flowers, daffodil, tulips, bluebells, grape hyacinths etc and the trees are in blossom hoping that we don’t get a late frost to spoil them. As I look out my kitchen window, I can see the birds...

Maureen’s Meanderings – April

April was special when I was a child and young teenager. The fair came to Lincoln for a week each April and then again in the autumn. The April fair was the best one though. I lived quite close to the common where it was held, so my sister and I wanted to go every day...

Maureen’s Meanderings – March

Definite signs of spring now. The spring flowers are up and showing. Spring is such a lovely time of year in the garden with the aconites, snowdrops, daffodils, tulips, crocuses and all the other flowers and shrubs that remind us that we have turned the corner away...