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BBC - Children Only: Write a Sketch for Horrible Histories! - Writers Room

Calling all budding comedy writers! CBBC is running a writing competition for year-olds across the UK to write a short sketch for Horrible Histories. The winning script will be turned into an actual sketch for the Horrible Histories TV show!

Gourd Seed List

Learn how to make Gourd Art and Crafts. Tips on Growing, Cleaning, Drying Gourds. How to Make a Gourd Bird House. Painting and Decorating Gourds.

Mulch is any type of material that layered on the surface of the soil. Mulching your garden beds not only helps suppress weeds, it also prevents soil erosion and moderates soil-temperature fluctuations. Water, air and nutrients can filter through and reach the soil, but the mulch prevents moisture from evaporating and shades the soil surface keeping the roots cool. Organic mulches break down over time, enriching your soil as they decompose.

Some benefits from using organic mulch in your vegetable garden include weed suppression, moisture retention, and soil enrichment as it decomposes.

Madeira Cake (Nigella Lawson) 马德拉蛋糕 | Anncoo Journal - Come for Quick and Easy Recipes

I love the light and soft texture of this Madeira cake especially the crispy sugary top. Can't help treating myself to another slice of this yummy cake!

How much should you plant in your garden to provide a year’s worth of food? | The Well Fed Homestead

How much should you plant in your garden to provide a year’s worth of food? The Well Fed Homestead

Mulching is one of the best things you can do for your garden. A generous layer of mulch over the soil surface will suppress weeds, retain moisture, and provide and soil enrichment as it decomposes. Learn all about mulching your garden beds with tips from 20 seasoned gardeners.:

Mulching is one of the best things you can do for your garden. A generous layer of mulch over the soil surface will suppress weeds, retain moisture, and provide and soil enrichment as it decomposes. Learn all about mulching your garden beds with tips from

A pallet garden for small spaces.  I think I'll put 2 of them together tepee fashion and plant both sides.  I think I could lash the two together at the top so they will be free-standing.  That way I can take advantage of more vertical planting space!

A pallet garden perfick for vertical bits in a narrow allotment :D hmmm I can see a fence growing :D

Cucumber Pea Bean Support Teepee - canes and string. Vegetable garden allotment idea

This is a space saver when growing beans. Above is a small space version of the bean tee pee. Your poles can be wood or bamboo. You want to use poles that are at least 6 feet tall. Make a tee pee out of them and tie them at the top. Read more.