Happy New Year, everyone! If you were like me, you have been hibernating this week because of sub-zero temperatures. I have actually been pretty busy with getting everything back to normal after the holidays. Our holidays were wonderful, and I hope yours were too. However, there is something about normalcy that makes me buzz along. … More A Thoughtful Approach to the Garden in the New Year
Why is it, the older I get, the faster time goes? I didn’t even get to post at all in the month of November, and I feel like it was just yesterday that I actually dug up my dahlia tubers and gladiola bulbs. I have been meaning to write this blog post for a month … More Dahlia Tubers- the Short and Sweet of It
And just like that, fall has been underway for almost a month, and it has been fun, yet productive. Though I have to admit it has certainly not felt like fall, temperatures in Western New York have been higher than they were all summer! So, I really didn’t get into the “Autumn spirit” until a … More Our Veggie Patch Round Up and a Fall Report
Happy summer! It’s hard to believe it’s the end of July– no doubt it’s been a busy one for us. My daughter is at an age where she can do a lot of stuff that she couldn’t before, and we have been taking advantage of it. Life has been busy, and unfortunately blogging has taken … More Lessons Learned in the Garden – Midsummer Report
Rain, rain, and more rain! My part of the world has seen its share of water lately! As we know, rain can be damaging, destructive, and downright deadly. Despite all of this, there is an upside to rain and your garden, particularly in the spring time, right before the growing season ramps up! Now, it’s … More (Don’t) Blame It On the Rain
Happy May Day, everyone! Though I would love to show you a picture of my Lily-of-the-Valleys, they are sadly not ready just yet. However, the cherry blossoms on my tree have just made their appearance, and I couldn’t be happier. Enjoy!
Hey, everyone! This is your friendly reminder to start thumbing through the seed catalogs that have shown up in your mailbox. This will be the first year I will be starting seeds, how about you? What do you plan to start growing?