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23 Sep -REMINDER: MICKEY’S PRESENTATION SERIES!

Come a-kitchen-gardening with me... image Luisa Brimble Hello everyone, Just a reminder that I'll be kicking off the first of the two KITCHEN GARDENING PRESENTATIONS in the series this weekend:    3. THE KITCHEN GARDEN, an...

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10 Sep – FIRST BATCH sold out…

Weighing scented leaf pelargonium.... Hello everyone, What a delightful response to this morning's first batch release of Rose Geranium BOTANICAL WATER!  I'm so thrilled that even the description transported so many of you...on a magic carpet of dreams to...

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2 Sep – REMINDER: MICKEY’S PRESENTATION SERIES!

You know who...! Hello everyone, Just a reminder that I'll be kicking off the first of the two presentations for which I've released dates and times in the online CONVERSATIONAL PRESENTATION SERIES this weekend:    1. THE GARDEN JOURNEY,...

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13 Aug – LATE WINTER UPDATE from GLENMORE HOUSE

Dreamy... Hello everyone, It's so rare to include an image I haven't snapped here at Glenmore in the newsletter...but given we all need a bit of distraction just now, I thought why not? (I'm a lucky girl...Larry thought I needed a few days break!), but between the...

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9 Jul – WINTER UPDATE from GLENMORE HOUSE

The first peas... Hello everyone,  So far, the early winter weeks have been something of a whirlwind! Since my last newsletter I've been on the road...out west to Trangie, to talk all things kitchen gardening; and last month I released another collection of...

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23 May – PRUINING DAY in the GARDEN at GLENMORE

Time to begin winter pruning in the borders...and elsewhere... Hello everyone I thought I might tentatively pop a toe in these somewhat icy waters, to see if anyone might like to attend a PRUNING DAY here in the garden? I haven't run one for a couple of...

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7 May – a PRIVATE DAY in the KITCHEN GARDEN

Kale, broccoli.....and zinnias! Hello everyone, Where I alluded to this idea in my last newsletter, it took a few days (and several enquiries!) to get my head around just how this might work. Like everyone at the moment, I've been racking my brains about how...

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23 April – NOTES on AUTUMN IN THE KITCHEN GARDEN

Dahlias and Speckled Cranberry beans, down the back... Hello everyone, It's taken marginally longer than anticipated but...at last I've  topped and tailed the promised AUTUMN KITCHEN GARDENING NOTES to expand on the list of tasks contained...

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2 April – TASKS FOR NOW in the KITCHEN GARDEN

Rampant production alongside prep for planting anew... Hello everyone, As gloom, doom and anxiety infiltrate our daily lives, I don't intend to focus on them here...but oh how I wisheveryonecouldhave a garden in which to isolate.  The purpose of this...

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16 May – Willow Structure Workshop 2019

Each a character.... Hello everyone, As I write, PENNY SIMONS is busy grading the material she's gathered for our WILLOW STRUCTURE WORKSHOP on FRIDAY23 AUGUST. How excited I am that we are running this workshop once again, and how very lucky that we can: since my...

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31 July – SPRING ITALIAN COOKING with ANGELA PALERMO

Angela's Lemon Curd Tart...(image Laura Reid) Hello everyone, It seems to me that spring's in the wings...the citrus trees are dripping with fruit and this tantalising image of ANGELA PALERMO'S Lemond Curd Tart is tempting my tastebuds!  Truly...she once posted an...

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Trisha Dixon’s Dreamers, Drifters…..

Hydra port.... Hello everyone, How excited I am that TRISHA DIXON is making a return visit to GLENMORE HOUSE, but with a twist on last year's Mediterranean Meanderings.  This time, while exploring the evocative landscapes, gardens and architecture with which so...

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19 December – CHRISTMAS WISHES from GLENMORE HOUSE

On a cheery note, sending you flowers with wishes and love... Hello everyone, It seems we're destined to end this year in a state of some anxiety....as these eerie, smoke-filled days arrive one after another. Thank you to all who sent messages a couple of weeks ago...

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28 November – OPEN GARDEN – IT’S A WRAP!

Where it was all about fennel.... Hello everyone,This is a big and heartfelt thank you everyone who came to visit our SPRING GARDEN FAIR celebrating 30 years at GLENMORE HOUSE last weekend!  How incredibly lucky we were with the weather - we're...

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22 November – IT’S OPEN GARDEN THIS WEEKEND!

Where it's all about fennel.... Hello everyone, The wait is over...the weekend is almost upon us! Oh what a build-up it's been and I feel quite anxious, I can assure you!  But excited too, that our SPRING GARDEN FAIR to celebrate 30 years at GLENMORE HOUSE,...

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