It was a year ago this week I started to feel the power of social networking site Twitter. A group of gardeners who I enjoyed ‘tweeting up’ with met up on started sharing ideas about sowing some seeds. I blogged about the experience as it happen in my entry at Join is for #SuperSowSunday . […]
On Sunday February 6 during the #supersowsunday event someone will be chosen to receive the gift set in the photo above.
The #supersowsunday Grand Prize includes….
Another seed provider that I enjoy to follow on twitter and facebook is BBBseed. If you are looking for fun seed shares be sure to follow them on Twitter at @BBBseeds because they are always sharing up to date information. BBBseed company was originally started in the previous owner’s garage in 1985. Four years […]
During the #supersowsunday seed round up where I’ve called out to those who networking seeds via Twitter I had the privilege of connecting with Dave Moffitt of Dave Dollar Seeds. The photo to the left is Barb and Dave Moffitt of Cortland, NY, and the ‘donor bed’ that launched 2000 marigold seed packets. You can […]
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 […]
One click over to WallFlower Studio and you will clearly see that Karen Sloan has a background is in horticulture and floral design. She lives, gardens and paints in Haliburton County, Ontario, on several acres, with her family. Owner of the earth friendly products featured on her Etsy site, shared with me that she had […]
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 […]
There is a topic like NO OTHER that is sure to grab my attention and that is ART. Now throw in some green growing and you have my undivided attention. There is a new connection I’ve made on Twitter while putting together the #supersowsunday event that has done just that. I want to share […]
Just when I thought there couldn’t possibly be another thing I could love about Chris Mclaughlin, one of my favorite garden writers : I read her favorite quote on facebook which states: “I can’t wait to turn 50. That day I become a respectable heirloom.” ~ me OH MY WORD…how cute is that?! I am […]
It has been a super busy New Year for me in the BGgarden.com. Nothing worse than trying to put the past 11 days I’ve been absent from blogging into words for a ‘posting’. Like most of you, I’ve had the dreaded task of taking my Christmas decor down and putting it away for another […]
Taking photos during the Holiday season can be a gift that last forever. What better way to be able to capture and save those precious memories to be cherished long after the snow has melted. I’m sure we could all use a few tips on taking photos this time of year and that is […]
Cookies, Candies and a few pudgy Chef Santas I wasn’t going to set up this Sugar & Spice style Christmas tree (image above) this year because we have remodeling going on but feeling a bit inspired after checking out a Garden Blogger connection I follow on Twitter I have a change of plans. I […]