Sooner or later, you will hear those dreaded words, Granny, I'm bored! Never fear! Help is at hand... Let this Companion be your guide...Packed with seasonal activities and pastimes, The Good Granny Companion contains great ideas both to brighten up ordinary days and make those Very Important Days truly memorable. Whether she is reminding us of the rules of a classic card game or the perfect bedtime story, or providing an easy recipe for a spectacular birthday cake, Granny Jane brings to bear her trademark good humour and clear, practical style. This is a book to be kept and cherised, to inspire grandmothers throughout the year.
Jane Fearnley-Whittingstall works as a landscape and garden designer creating or restoring period gardens, uncovering the contribution of previous generations and understanding how it reflects the garden maker's love affair with his or her plot. Recent restoration projects include an 18th century town garden in The Circus, Bath, the early 19th century garden at Cliveden, and the famous rose garden at Sudeley Castle. She is the author of PEONIES, THE IMPERIAL FLOWER, GARDENING MADE EASY and GARDEN PLANTS MADE EASY.