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Yummy Choc Chip Beetroot Muffins!

CHOCOLATE CHIP BEETROOT MUFFINS (VEGAN) At Capital Gardens, we think there’s nothing more rewarding than being able to make the most of lovingly home-grown veg and this chocolate chip beetroot muffin recipe is perfect for the chilly autumn weather. We promise you won’t be able to taste the beetroot! The pureed veg simply adds sweetness and colour to the muffins. Think healthy red velvet cupcakes! – perfect for a post gardening cup of tea or post party pudding. Vegan and gluten [...]

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7 Fun Allotment Projects to Do with Kids This Summer

Balancing an allotment with busy family life can be a challenge at the best of times, but as the summer holidays approach it can be even harder to carve out the time needed to keep on top of all that weeding and planting. Don’t despair though, you can kill two birds with one stone (not literally, obviously) by putting your tireless tykes to work in the garden. Not only will it get them plenty of fresh air, but they’re bound [...]

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5 Stunning Public Gardens to Visit with Your Family in London

Our capital city is full of beautiful gardens, from grand parks to small green spaces. The warmer weather awakens the trees and flowers and glorious layers of colour begin to spread across the grounds. It's an enchanting time to be out and about, with plenty of photo opportunities at every turn. We look at some of the London’s most breathtaking gardens and highlight all the best features that you shouldn’t miss. Hampton Court Palace Gardens Hampton Court Palace is a staggering [...]