Our Life Style books
A creative small scale productive way of growing a wide range of vegetables throughout the year is described
Some timely winter and seasonal garden advice.
Mediteranean diets are healthy .The important book ‘Living well from your garden Mediterranean style’ is now translated and published in spanish as ‘Vivir bien de un jardin español al estilo Mediteráneo’.Both are available from Amazon Books worldwide as a traditional book and in Kindle reader format.
Autumn pruning after the Spanish rain The autumn storms and days of drizzle on the expat coastal plain and nearby inland valleys have , in most places, done no more than green up gardens and the surouunding landscapes and dampen the top two to four centimetres of soil, which have dried up again with temperatures […]
Gardening in Spain is enjoyable and productive in May especially this year after a long run of warm weather and no frosts. Mentions a number of useful gardening and lifestyle books to help you enjoy living to Spain to the full. The author has enjoyed living in Spain for 27 years and at 77 hopes to do so more many more yet.
The Spanish adventures to be experienced by gardening and walking in Spain, especially during retirement, are discussed and details of two new books ‘Our 52 day retirement adventure along the Spanish Pyrenees’ and ‘ Living well from our garden – Mediterranean style’ are mentioned.
Dry gardening has been the norm Without trying one has had to dry garden during the past two years, at least in Spain, as there have been exceptionally long periods without more than a few drops of rain and then few good showers before the next long run of dry weather. There has been one […]
Report on the wonderful autumn gardens in Spain both in terms of late flowerings and getting overwintering vegetables off to a good start. Two new interesting Spanish lifestyle books are also announced.