Category: Garden

What’s blooming around here?!

It officially feels like summer here! With all of these hot days, the flowers are starting to bloom everywhere. And, the pollinators are happy!! I have been doing a ton of work getting rid of those pesky weeds in the garden. I used a… Continue Reading “What’s blooming around here?!”

Wednesday walk through the garden 6/26

I have been working every evening at pulling weeds and mulching the whole garden. It is starting to look more beautiful by the day! We also have quite the dill forest! I’m hoping to lure in some swallowtail butterflies! And now for the other… Continue Reading “Wednesday walk through the garden 6/26”

Life has been busy! (But, so have I!)

Hello! I have had a long break from posting! I wish I could say that I’ve been off on adventures or vacationing. Instead, I have been spending lots of time with a loved one who has been in the hospital and not feeling well.… Continue Reading “Life has been busy! (But, so have I!)”

May 2019 Goals Update!

Only a little more than a week of school left!! So that means: warm weather and spending more time with my towering teen is coming up! Yay! And now, the goal updates: 1. Sew my first quilt– The craft that I wanted to try… Continue Reading “May 2019 Goals Update!”

Composting week and garden beginnings!

Last week was international composting week! It was fun to spread the message about the importance of composting and answering lots of messages about it! The biggest question that I get a lot is: “can I just make a pile of my food scraps… Continue Reading “Composting week and garden beginnings!”

April 2019 Goals Update

Hello May! April was a very green month both at home and school! The goals are being checked off! And now, the goal updates: 1. Sew my first quilt– The craft that I wanted to try was making my first quilt. Everything is sewn… Continue Reading “April 2019 Goals Update”

It’s been a while! But it’s Spring!

Life has been a whirlwind lately. But, Spring has finally arrived! The milkweed is springing back to life! I think the pollinator garden is going to be pretty this year! The grapevine has also started to vine! It looks the healthiest that it ever… Continue Reading “It’s been a while! But it’s Spring!”

Gardening, seedlings, composting and a new raised bed!

I have been so incredibly busy this month! I’m polishing my teacher of the year documents and getting everything for my portfolio in order. And on top of that, getting seeds planted and prepping for our 2019 garden! Don’t mind the weeds, but I… Continue Reading “Gardening, seedlings, composting and a new raised bed!”

March 2019 Goals Update

March 2019 will be a month that I remember for a lifetime! I was named teacher of the year for my county, my boy made the high school band and all of our plans have been changed! And now, the goal updates: 1. Sew… Continue Reading “March 2019 Goals Update”

Spring is kinda here!

The temperature has finally been staying above freezing! I’m thinking that Spring really is arriving! The bulb flowers are popping up! Daffodils! And the honeybees are starting to bring in pollen! Check out all of that pollen on her legs! Rhubarb from my Granny’s… Continue Reading “Spring is kinda here!”