Curiosity has me wanting to ask on my blog today if anyone else uses social networks like Facebook and Twitter more then they do their personal blog? In the past year I’ve had the privileged of attending a few social media seminars focusing on the topic of how to use these forums. The number one [...]
We are heading into one of my favorite times of the year for growing and to help keep my addiction for seeds organized I use The Seed Keeper. This is a super handy kit that helps me stay organized because there are dividers in the box and plenty of space for extras. I like to [...]
Winter is usually the time of year that I use to organize and get caught up on any reading I have collected during the year. For Christmas I received ‘The Small Budget Gardener’ by Maureen Gilmer as a gift. I’m enjoying the book even though I’m not reading every word. It doesn’t mean it isn’t [...]
When you plan your garden each year what varieties of blooms do you use to makes your garden a winning combination? Do you mix annuals in with perennials or do you stick to only growing veggies? However your garden grows, chances are you have something by Proven Winners adding to your gardening experience. I’m a [...]
A few of my favorite things are herbs and annuals I can grow or winter over in the greenhouse. I take pride in the herbs that are produced in the winter. Growing fresh parsley and keeping blooms that would normally only be grown in the summer here in zone 5 makes me feel like I’m [...]
Nothing beats opening a jar of canned roma’s from the summer canning projects and mixing it with some of my favorite herbs from the winter greenhouse. Tonight’s dish was whipped up with some garden fresh love. Simple and fresh ingredients will make any dish a gourmet addition to the menu. CLICK IMAGE above for RECIPE [...]
A quick look at what it is like in December growing in my greenhouse. I share a few tips and lots of blooms. Please know if you have any questions about the greenhouse you may leave a comment below and I’d be happy to help you in any way I can. A collection of images [...]
I’ve never had an Amaryllis bloom this short. This is the bulb I shared back on December 10 on this blog. It is a discount treasure I found at one of my favorite markets. The steam on this Holiday beauty is only 6 ” long. Happy Bloom Tuesday Friends!