Garden Dreaming

Monday I had the day off, so I spent my time wisely – in the yard! I made plans for the side of my house. The square foot garden did not work out for me. I could not keep up with the watering, it dried out so fast, and I really don’t think there was […]

My dragon

I have a knack for buying half dead plants on sale for $2 or $3 at the grocery store, setting them near the window in my office at work and watching them flourish. I also have a sago palm, jade plant and aloe plant that look amazing. I am the envy of all the office […]

June in the little garden

Things are happening around my garden! It’s awesome to see things like these baby tomatoes which were just a little seed poked into the dirt back in March. These little guys are Mexico Midgets (from Seedsavers). Beautiful nasturtiums. I absolutely love these orange flowers and their big, green lily pad leaves. Did you know you […]

First Fruits

My first harvest. Out of my first garden. One for me, one for Jimmy and one little green top for Kyla (she loves them). So pleased.

A beginning

Saturday was so perfect, weather-wise. My brother Noah came over to give me my birthday gift, the use of his truck and assistance in building a square foot garden box to hold my veggies this spring & summer! We made a quick trip to the hardware store and headed back to the house to get […]