I couldn't take it any longer and I finally went out and bought some succulents to plant in small container! I really want to start taking my gardening interests outdoors, but considering it was snowing two days ago and the frost is not yet out of...―
I have been a little obsessed with succulents lately. Unlike the others plants that I have attempted to cultivate over the years, my succulents do not die (as often) – or should I say, I do not kill them. They are beautiful and nearly...―
This article is by A. Antonow Fresh food is the cornerstone of healthy eating, but most of us waste a huge amount of fresh food because it goes bad so quickly. Depending on where you live, it can also be tricky to find the organic items you need ...―
I am running out of room in my back patio garden – it’s getting a little crowded back there. The logical thing would be to stop buying plants, but I am not a logical person – well I have my own brand of logic. I decided to go...―
Giving the plants a good start by ensuring the containers are prepared correctly and the right compost is used for planting also helps.As such it is important to know four basic needs that container plants require. At the time of planting it is...―
I call this clay pot my lucky clay pot. This is the 3rd plant that has flourished in this clay pot. Once this plant out grows the ‘face pot’ I think I am going to try my luck with a Donkey’s Tail Cactus. I do not know the name ...―
Spring is here and so are the birds who visit my patio every morning. These visits guilted me into purchasing a bird feeder, one that I would paint. I wanted something bright but “classy” and after weeks of “oh I’ll get to...―
The patio garden has been taking a beating with the hot recent days, sudden thunderstorms and hail recently. I also just discovered that my upstairs office window has been busted which may have been a left over from the last severe thunderstorm we...―
Some few of you may recall that about this time last year I was excited with having moved into the new place with my lovely wife. You may also recall while there was not really a plot of land of do anything with there was opportunity to experiment...―
I’m excited to see that the sunflowers have developed past their first sets of leaves. The new leaves are longer, and the stems have hardened up from my last photo op with them. I was also pleased to see my sage herbs grow practically...―
You may have noticed a new crop of fresh berries at your market lately. I buy fresh ...
This week’s gorgeous guest is the lovely Meg from Gillmergirl.com. Meg is a ...
Sunday love. @kippeterschnaps requested steak and so: One pan, roasted London broil it is- ...