Category: Gardening

Spring Cleanup

The Return Of Spring – Cleaning Up My Garden Every year I look forward to spring. I can’t wait to see my perennial plants, like old friends, pop their heads through the snow, still...

Strange St Patricks Day Tradition

Strange St. Patrick’s Day Tradition So, this will make my fourth blog post in as many days.  However, I feel inspired to share with you a particularly strange family tradition for St. Patrick’s day. ...

Garden Tasks For Late Fall

Garden Tasks for Late Fall September and October are the months to prepare your garden for the winter. In warmer areas, the fall is the time to plant cool-season vegetables. In colder climates, gardeners...

Thanksgiving Centerpieces From The Garden

Thanksgiving Centerpieces from the Garden Leave the tissue-paper turkey on the shelf at the craft store this year, and adorn the center of your Thanksgiving table with one of these centerpieces, instead. Tree of...

Be Thankful For Gardening

Be Thankful for Gardening Today is Thanksgiving in the United States.  It has almost disappeared as a holiday, with Christmas decorations going up right after Halloween in many places.  (I think WalMart had a...

Organic Thanksgiving Vegetables

Organic Thanksgiving Vegetables: Grow, Harvest, Prepare While the Turkey gets most of the attention on Thanksgiving, the vegetables and side dishes really make the meal.  Every year around Thanksgiving, there are lots of morning...