This is the Ball : Durango Flame French Marigold I think my favorite Fertilize Friday / Flaunt Your Blooms shares that I participate in on my garden friend Glenda’s site take place in the winter. In the summer it is hard to decide which bloom I’ll pick from the garden to talk about. In the […]
Love the color this Autumn Succulent Container was displaying at Greensgrow Farm in Pa.
Does every gardener take to birdwatching in the winter months? At first last year when I started networking the birds I spotted and took photos of from my office window I felt a bit odd. I guess I always thought of birdwatching as a hobby old people enjoyed doing because it was something you could […]
One of the highlights of being involved on Twitter is sharing and learning from my #gardenchat friends. From time to time I get a questions that would make a creative blog post topic and this entry happens to be one of those posts. Today I’m inviting you to join in on this topic as well […]
In a short windy evening, the beautiful color in the landscape was whisked away. The color splashes throughout my surrounds is now tossing and turning as the winter winds arrive. I’m missing that autumn walk out my mudroom door as my Aussie Olivia takes her spot in the warm lawn ( photo above). Getting down […]
It’s that time of year when the Midwest is participating in the race against time to beat old man winters arrival. One of the many tasks during this time is to prepare the containers for winter storage. With most of today’s container designs they are easy to move indoors or just leave outdoors. However, with […]
This is my fertilize Friday contribution from my Autumn garden. Click on the images in this gallery to view a few comments about the Autumn landscape.
Carol & Kerrie are at it again … spreading their love for growing around this Autumn with the Seed Keeper Project. I had the privilege of speaking with them this afternoon to get the facts on what I could do to make a difference in the school of my choice. Here’s how you can make […]
Cozy Slippers, Coffee, Dahlias, and my icloud for sharing it all This is the one cloud that is truly creating continuous sunshine in my Apple world and I hope to share with you what I’ve experienced in this short post. I recently became an Apple user and have had a 90% positive experience since purchasing […]
These Will Be Missed …. Frost Arrives Tonight The warm growing outdoors days are numbered as we enter mid-October. I can honestly say I am missing the warm weather already and I will moss the flowers that are blooming to this day. A few of those blooms are in the collage above. 5 feet tall […]
We couldn’t have been more lucky with the weather we are experiencing. The beautiful blue skies and t-shirt perfect weather is making it easy to spend every minute of daily light out getting the treasures that will be spending the winter in the greenhouse in their place. It is the first year in the 2 […]
The blooms are opening on the Mums and the leaves begin the fall from the trees as the sky weeps. With all the rain we’ve received this week I can’t help but wonder if those are tears of happiness of sadness.