If it is raining and miserable outside, there is still plenty you can do to enhance your garden.
Without pollination (and bees), you will gain little more than a suntan from your gardening efforts. Here are the bee-friendliest plants to plant to attract those pollinators.
Pumpkins come into their own, grown in the home garden, providing comfort and warmth from summer through to the deep heart of winter. This recipe is a tasty and warm variation on the traditional.