The Bonnie Gardener on YouTube

Due to Covid-19, Scotland has been in a state of lockdown for 12 weeks. At the start of this period I was unsure whether I’d be allowed to work, so I took time off while I waited for the government to announce what would and wouldn’t be permitted. During this down time, I really missed…

Rose-hips – foraging and herbal recipes

Autumn officially started this week and the beautiful tomato-like rosehips are starting to ripen on the wild rose hedgerows which line the canal near my house.  Every year I make grand plans to forage for hips – they are from the same family as apples and are packed full of vitamins A and C –…