Do you love daffodils, tulips, crocus, freesia, and other wondrous signs of spring? If so, get ready to do some digging! Fall or autumn is the time to plant spring-flowering bulbs. With these few tips, you’ll have your bulb planting done in no time, and a wonderful display come spring! Select bulbs that are […]
These handmade pressed flower journals capture the beauty of the gardens. Displaying your hard work in a beautiful keepsake that lasts long after the frost arrives, it also makes for a special gift for a favorite friend. First, decide the intention for the journal. If you would like to use the journal for drawing, purchase […]
It’s fall and that means it’s all about harvesting in the gardens. All of our hard work weeding, planting, and watering has paid off with LOTS of garden fresh food! This project is a perfect one to get kids excited about gardening and healthy eats! One of my absolute favorite plants to grow is cilantro. […]
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Autumn is the time of year when many of us are tempted to do some serious pruning to reduce a plant’s size, remove dead wood or simply as part of the fall cleanup process. However, it’s important to know what should be pruned at this time of year, and what shouldn’t. As you’ll see, it’s […]
It’s harvest season! After all that hard work, it is finally time to enjoy the fruits of your labor…literally. If children were involved in planting the garden, now is the best time to get them involved in the harvest! I have found that being involved in the planting, harvesting, and preparing of healthy, homegrown food […]