Tag: Gardening

Luffa gourd growing

I know, I have been posting way too many pictures of the luffas that I have been growing this year! But, despite being told they wouldn’t grow here, I have had a great crop! (For reference I live in a zone 6) Quick background…

September Progress update!

For the New Year, I set a list of goals. I decided to share the goals to keep me more accountable. And you know what?!?? It’s been working! 1. Begin beekeeping: The bees are looking great! And I was even able to get a…

Little harvest and frugal decor 9/28

We are still getting a few tomatoes and luffas from the garden. But yesterday, we got our first birdhouse gourd. We are trying to leave them on the vine for a while, but one fell off and I knew the hens would make it…

Awesome 3 day weekend!

You heard it right! I took off Friday to go to Mother Earth News fair at seven springs. And it was great! There were so many displays, vendors and animals! I think it’s a future goal to sell there one day as a crafter!…

Summer is over 9/21

Just like that. Summer is over. Yes, we have been in school for a few weeks. But, pretty soon this weather is going to get cooler and pumpkin creations will appear everyone. (And I dislike pumpkin anything) The garden is becoming a barren piece…

Last weekend of summer

We have crammed work into every second this weekend. I think that we might just be getting to the end of all the canning. We were able to can a bunch of grape jelly from the grapes that I got! It is seriously delicious!…

Wednesday happenings! 9/14

Notice that I didn’t say walk through the garden. The reason… It’s almost fizzled out for the year. I still need to harvest a few veggies, but not a whole lot to look at. I was able to harvest a few things out of…