Tag: Gardening

Walk through the garden 4/19/17

Could it be?!?! Our first Wednesday walk through the garden of 2017. Even though not much is going on until the end of May (our last frost date), we can see the start of a great gardening season! The garlic is growing nicely! And…

Spring trip to Williamsburg Va.!

So it’s no secret that our boy loves history of any kind. So when he saw a commercial for Colonial Williamsburg last year, he claimed he needed to go there. The walk over was delightful! Only about 1/3 of a mile and it there…

Easter break time!!

I have been quiet here on the blog lately! When I’m not working outside on these beautiful nights, I have been sewing lots of orders and prepping for craft shows! I’ll share a few projects that I finished up: And I crocheted this 100%…

April needs to get it together!

How in the world can it go from 70 degrees and beautiful to snowflakes and 30 degrees? That’s part of living in the mountains! Here’s how beautiful it was earlier in the week! I was able to check in on my hive and the…

Tribute to my favorite gardener

This weekend was a difficult one for my family. My Granny was laid to rest and we all spent the weekend reminiscing about what an amazing lady she was. She was the first gardener that I ever knew. She would work side by side…

Urban homestead kinda weekend

It’s hard not living on a big ol’ farm, but living the way we do. We constantly get people saying “but you live in town” or ” well you can’t have (filling the blank with whatever animal) at your house!” Which is totally true!…

Birdhouse gourd growing!

On this very cold day, I’m going to think back to the warmth of summer and the plants I grew! And, up for potential space in your 2017 garden is the birdhouse gourd! I bought my seeds for about a quarter from Dollar General….