Build a Hedgeflap
The average hedgehog roams around 2 km (1 mile) per night, but fences restrict them in moving and stop them from finding enough food and also reduces the chance of finding a mate. Category: project
Stories, supporting hedgehogs and more tips and advice on how to help our prickly friends.
The Ultimate Staycation
On the first night we camped out I heard some scuffling outside the tent and was convinced it was a hedgehog, but getting out of your sleeping bag takes a lot longer than you might... Category: blog
Rambo the Oak
In previous blogs I’ve written about how I like to rescue little tree saplings with the aim to planting them out and creating a mini woodland next to our house. Category: blog
These cute little creatures are in serious decline and that is bad news for us, as hedgehogs are partial to a few slugs, so here are some things you can do to entice them to your g... Category: project
How the cottage found us
Did I ever tell you the story of how we happened upon the cottage we live in? Or, more correctly, how the cottage found us? Category: blog
We have a new ‘Hooligan’!
Well... it’s official: we have a new ‘Hooligan’ in our midst! Or maybe I should say ‘Diva’ because Helga (the Explorer) prefers to wander about on her own, away from the rest of t... Category: blog
The first skein of geese
Have you heard or seen the first skein of geese yet? I did recently and it always makes me feel slightly melancholy. On the one hand it means that nature will be slowing down and t... Category: blog
Ditch the chemicals
Back to hand weeding, or simply leaving the weeds. Back to non-chemical pest control, or just accept that perfect vegetables don't exist in the wild! Category: project