EcoPress

We have one of those diddy little coffee machines that use Nespresso capsules. A few years ago they were all the rage and I bought one for my husband. He loves it and uses it often. Every now and then packages arrive containing all kinds of seductive sounding coffees and it makes him very happy….

Coffee & Adventure Golf 

We’ve just returned from visiting my husband’s parents in Dorset for a couple of days. It was my mother in-law’s birthday so we ate lots of lovely food and even managed to squeeze in a game of mini golf at this Pirate Adventure Golf place right by the beach. I know, I know, mini golf…

Slugs be gone!

Slugs and snails have been having a field day eating my hydrangeas. I’m wary of putting down poisons and pesticides particularly as we have a young cat. But I recently heard that coffee grounds deter them. This titbit didn’t come to me via Gardener’s World or some other trustworthy source but an episode of Parks…