Jeff Marsham

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Getting into Night Photography

Even this supermoon shot with a 400mm lens on a crop-sensor camera looks small in the frame. ISO 400; 1/250 sec.; f/8; 400mm (600mm equivalent).<p>The …

Photography

Nigel Slater’s bread and butter recipes

I bake bread. Not every day, or even every week. I bake when I need to feel dough in my hands or to witness the pure joy of taking a handmade loaf from the oven. The New Year has always felt like a time to bake, to watch the sorcery that happens when yeast and water meet flour and salt, but baking …

Baking

This Wildlife Photographer Waits Over a Week for the ‘Perfect Shot’

Wildlife photography often requires a great deal of patience, and one photographer who has mastered the art of waiting is Belgian wildlife …

Apple tart 'Maman Blanc'

Recipe from <i>Kitchen Secrets</i> by Raymond Blanc.<p>In my book, Maman Blanc makes the best apple tart. It takes its roots from simplicity. The secret lies in …

BBC Blogs - Autumnwatch - 7 signs that autumn is well and truly on its way

7 signs that autumn is well and truly on its way<p>Chris HitchingsSocial Media Lead, BBC Springwatch<p>Comments<p>Autumn is well and truly upon us. The leaves are starting to fall, the nights are drawing in and migratory species are heading for foreign lands. Over the next few weeks we'll lose our swallows …

Nature

Nigel Slater’s grape and plum recipes

I put a bunch of grapes in the oven to roast, the dark, sweet muscat variety you only find in late summer and autumn. The bunch emerged, looking like it had spent time in a flower press, a thin layer of sticky syrup in the roasting tin. We ate the purple-black fruit, picking them from the stalk …

Biscuits

How And Why You Should Try Growing Moss In Your Garden

Moss is one of the most beautiful and resilient plants out there. Here's how to grow it.<p>When most of us hear the word moss, we think about a speckle …

Shopper’s Diary: Bleuet Coquelicot in Paris

It’s hard to miss Bleuet Coquelicot: Plants and flowers of all colors spill onto the sidewalk from a tiny storefront on a busy street in Paris’s …

How to Garden Like a Frenchman: 10 Ideas to Steal from a Parisian Courtyard

Ever since our first visit a couple of years ago to Bluet Coquelicot, a Parisian flower shop where the customers are neighbors and as likely drop by …

Top tips for garden lighting

In this London terrace, designed by Stephen Woodhams, low-glare uplighting illuminates the columns and recessed uplights highlight the arched …

Landscaping

4 Exercise Tests to Gauge Your Fitness

The beginning of a fitness routine is what stops most people from even trying. When it comes to fitness, many people worry they’re not in good enough …

Workouts

How to Prune Lilacs and Rejuvenate an Overgrown Plant

Most flowering shrubs need regular pruning, to keep them vibrant. Lilacs are no exception. To keep your lilac thriving and blooming, some periodic …

Sissinghurst – Dig Delve – An online magazine about gardens, landscape, growing & making.

Three years ago, Troy Scott-Smith invited me to become a Garden Advisor for the garden at Sissinghurst. It was a role I was happy to explore, for I …

Landscaping

A-Z superfood snacks

While there’s no official definition of what one is, ‘superfoods’ are generally considered to be foods which are particularly efficient at providing …

Nutrition

Gardening trends: The rise of 'kokedama'

'Kokedama’, a Japanese variant of bonsai, has become an internet craze, with creative gardeners transforming houseplants into dangling sculptural objects.<p>People have always had it in for houseplants. From stuffing them into dark and dismal corners to cramming them into recycled muffin tins, indoor …

Best Apps for Apple Watch: we did the research so you don't have to

Thanks to the Apple Watch, you don't need to have your iPhone at hand to use your favorite Apple apps. Some apps work better than others when resized …

10 Great Plants for Shade Gardening

<b>Lamium maculatum</b> (Dead nettle). A low, spreading plant with silvery foliage and purple, pink, red or white blooms in early summer. In shady …

How to incorporate yoga into daily life

So, you want to start incorporating (aka practicing) yoga into your life but it seems impossible to fit one more thing into your already packed …

Yoga

HOW TO:Bog Filtration

HOW TO: Build a Bog Filter<p>Bog filtration is one of the best filtration systems for your pond. It requires some extra space, but it also provides a …

Gardening

Bog Gravel Filtration: Water Cleaned by Mother Nature

I have always been intrigued by the idea of turning waste into a resource, and that is exactly what a bog gravel filter does for you. It turns fish …

Gardening

Build an Active Gravel Bog Filter

<b>If an Active bog filter had a mission statement this is what it would be:</b><p><b>To create an environment that maximizes organic decomposition and nutrient</b> …

Landscaping

Filtering the Pond with a Bog Garden - International Waterlily & Water Gardening Society

A bog is an area that consistently has a water level several inches below the “soil” surface. In nature, bog soils are usually very high in organic …

Gardening

Woodlodge Products

Keep up-to-date with Woodlodge's<br>Developments in the Gardening World<p>The English Garden<p>Woodlodge now feature in The English Garden Magazine website …

English Gardens

Botanical Print Cushions | Cushions

Botanical Cushions create luxury cushions inspired<br>by beautiful natural photography, perfect for adorning any stylish garden and home.<br>Our cushions are …

Haute Couture

Healthy protein balls recipe

Ingredients<p>2 tbsp. crunchy peanut butter (sugar free)<p>1 tbsp. hemp seed protein powder<p>1 tbsp. chia seeds<p>1 tbsp. goji berries (soaked in warm water for …

Healthy Eating

How to manage color in Lightroom Classic CC

The color conundrum<p>No device in the digital photographic workflow can reproduce the full range of colors viewable to the human eye. Each device …

Tutorials

How to make the best of a clay soil garden

Winter rains fill soil with water and, in most soils, this drains away. Clay soils, however, retain water thanks to the fine clay particles that hold onto water. The soil only starts to dry out in spring by evaporation from the surface, which can take until mid-late spring.<p>At this point, if the …

Intense suspense workout

Build muscle strength as you progress through a high intensity routine of lunges, squats, planks and curls to tone your physique and improve core …

Workouts

‘A Dream’: Turning a Landscape Into a Dreamscape in Photoshop

This surreal photo-manipulation is titled “A Dream,” and it was created using a single photograph that was edited in Photoshop. In this post I’ll …

Yoga Benefits for Men | Men's Health

The area wasn’t particularly dangerous (for a war zone, anyway), and we had some free time on our hands. So my fellow SF guys did yoga. I lifted heavy things. Yoga was a sissy workout, I thought.<p>But one day after I’d finished a CrossFit WOD, the guys goaded me into joining one of their “sissy” …