19th May 2014

Getting ready for the summer in Andalusia

Now, that spring is  finally here, it seems  the sweat around the house never ends.  For the past couple of weeks I cleaned the yard, I took the garden furniture...

25th Apr 2014

Cactus blooming season

OK, I have to admit it: I have a love/hate relationship with this plant. I am not even sure what type of cactus it is, but what I know for...

21st Apr 2014

Herb garden

Just about every dish tastes better with fresh herbs – and there’s no better way to get fresh herbs than to grow them yourself. According to The Concise Oxford Dictionary,...