A Winters Walk By The Sea

While it may seem very crazy to some to be going on walks along the sea front in bleak January, I have always loved the sea and find it a brilliant place to… Continue reading

Community Gardens in Ireland

I have always been interested in community gardens and the idea behind them. For me they mean a space that a community works on together and through doing this not only does it… Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday – Off the beaten track

Wordless Wednesday – In the clearing

Beyond The Garden Wall – Farmleigh Sunken Garden

Not too long ago I shared a post that had got forgotten in the depths of Beyond The Wild Garden’s drafts. It was about the brilliant walled gardens at Farmleigh House in Dublin. For anyone… Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday – Hedgerow Delight

Discovering my hometown

With a lovely new puppy comes the long walks to try and use up some of that pent up energy that they seem store up and ensure it is not focused on digging… Continue reading

A moss covered wall

Sometimes it really is the smallest things that catch your attention while you are out on a walk or pottering around a garden. For me last week the thing that caught my eye… Continue reading

An Adventure with Garlic

During the week I said that the vegetable garden was already showing signs of growth and I was not lying! I was very surprised to see how much the garlic I planted in… Continue reading

A colourful look back at 2013

Over the past few days I have been looking back over the many photos I took in 2013 and especially the ones I have used here on the blog. I decided to do… Continue reading