Tag: Family Garden

The Ultimate Fall Cleanup List for Your Garden, Flowers, & Yard

The Ultimate Fall Cleanup List for Your Garden, Flowers, & Yard

Wow, is it actually cool enough to start the annual Fall Cleanup?? The warmer-than-usual weather recently had many of our plants confused! However, now that night time temps are dipping into the 40s, that is definitely your cue to get out there and get the […]

Canning 101 Video- Easy Dill Pickles

Canning 101 Video- Easy Dill Pickles

    This is a start to finish video for those new to canning (or if you’ve never done pickles before). It’s super easy- this took me about 1 hour total. These are nice to have at a BBQ or even just as a snack. […]

Catching Up After a Family Summer Vacation…Projects, Projects, Projects!

Catching Up After a Family Summer Vacation…Projects, Projects, Projects!

Hi everyone! Yes, I am still alive. I normally like to write about twice per week, so going two whole weeks without any posts seems crazy! But between a week long family vacation to Door County (plus the extra day of work before you leave, […]

Tips on How to Maintain Your Vegetable Garden

Tips on How to Maintain Your Vegetable Garden

So you got your garden beds all ready and planted all sorts of herbs and vegetables…now what?!? Here are a few, fairly quick things you can do to keep it growing great all season! From plenty of water and weeding, to thinning seedlings, to pinching […]

Mini Herb Gardens for Gifts or Just for Fun!

Mini Herb Gardens for Gifts or Just for Fun!

Every year our family likes to come up with a little extra special something for the kids’ teachers, which I think is the least we can do after all the time and effort they put in! This year we thought some mini herb gardens might […]

Beautiful Window Boxes and Pots full of Flowers!

Beautiful Window Boxes and Pots full of Flowers!

I love having an array of potted flowers at our entryway and on the patios. Plants and flowers in your landscape are great, but potted flowers add a pop of color and some greenery and softness to patios and front steps. What’s also great is […]

What to Plant in Your Summer Garden: Vegetables, Herbs, & Flowers

What to Plant in Your Summer Garden: Vegetables, Herbs, & Flowers

While the spring and fall gardens are great, the summer garden is most certainly my favorite! If you are going to plant 1 round of things for the year, this is when to do it. It has the longest season and the most plant varieties […]

Literally Anyone Can Plant A Garden…Which Type Will You Choose?

Literally Anyone Can Plant A Garden…Which Type Will You Choose?

Really anyone can plant some sort of garden just about anywhere! Whether you have acres of land with rows and rows of veggies, or a little patio with weathered terra cota pots filled to the brim with tomatoes, basil, peppers and lettuce- you, my friend, […]