Horse Chestnut Tree |15 Facts & 2 Household Recipes

Horse Chestnut Tree – (Aesculus hippocastanum) Hands up if you remember playing “conkers” when you were younger! I know you can’t see it, but I’m frantically waving mine in the air at the moment! Do today’s kids even bother with this great game anymore? I certainly hope so! I have fab memories of playing conkers which, […]

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Beginners Guide to Identifying Conifers – In 3 Easy Steps

Identifying Conifers | A Beginners Guide Way back in the cold, dark days of early January 2019, I wrote an article on “10 Reasons why you should Be Foraging for Pine Needles”. And, without a doubt, this has been my most visited post by far. However, following this article, one question was raised on multiple […]

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