Tag: Summer Garden

A Little Tour of Our Garden: Video

A Little Tour of Our Garden: Video

It’s not perfect but it’s one of my favorite places to be. It is a place of fresh starts and new beginnings, curiosity, discoveries, and a place where my whole family works together. Every ounce of work that goes into it is completely worth it. […]

What’s Coming Out of the Orchard in Late June…

What’s Coming Out of the Orchard in Late June…

When most people think of an orchard or fruit trees, they usually think about picking things in the late summer or fall. But there are actually a number of fruit trees and shrubs that you can plant that will provide fruit from early to mid-summer […]

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 […]

It’s Not Too Late to Plant Your Dahlias This Year

It’s Not Too Late to Plant Your Dahlias This Year

After getting the front and back gardens planted full of vegetables, gourds, and melons this year I found myself with a little extra room. I suppose I could fill it with some extra sweet corn….OR maybe a few dahlias?? There’s always a little debate about […]

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 […]