Michelle Board

Author bio:

Michelle Board

Michelle is a freelance writer and blogger and loves auriculas, delphiniums and tomatoes. Former web editor of the Royal Horticultural Society website, when she's not working, she is chasing after her 4-year-old daughter, Little Miss, and blogging about their days out at littlemissadventures.net. Michelle is the web editor for Richard Jackson's Garden.

There are 15 articles by Michelle:

carved pumpkin

Pumpkin carving

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Get into the mood of Halloween by carving a pumpkin. If you’ve never carved a pumpkin before, follow this easy step by step to create a spook-tacular masterpiece!

Plant trial update

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Gardening Club members are growing 12 new plants for Richard Jackson’s Garden. Here is a plant trial update on some of the plants members are growing.

decorating salad box

Easter activities for children

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The Easter holidays are the perfect time to get the kids outside. Here are a few activities to get kids helping in the garden, from crafts to easy plants.

GMG awards

Richard Jackson wins Website of the Year

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Richard Jackson’s Garden website has won the Garden Media Guild’s award for Website of the Year 2015 at a glitzy reception at the Savoy Hotel in London.

Belton House

Day out at Belton House

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Belton House, near Grantham, is a great garden to visit with children. There’s a great adventure playground with slides, zip wires, swings and a fort.

Show us your garden photo competition

Photo competition winners

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Here are the winners of the ‘Show us your Garden’ photo competition on Richard Jackson’s Garden website in September 2015.

Grimsthorpe Castle

Visit to Grimsthorpe Castle

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Grimsthorpe Castle, near Bourne in Lincolnshire, is a great family day out, with adventure playground, beautiful gardens to visit and much more.

Burghley house

Burghley House through the seasons

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Burghley House in Stamford is a great place to visit with children. Kids will enjoy a day out, running around in the acres of parkland, or perhaps having a splash about in the Gardens of Surprise.

decoupage lanterns

Decoupage lanterns

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Add some light to your garden with these funky decoupage glass jar lanterns. They’re so easy to make, perfect for kids and adults.