A Favorite Seed I can depend on each year … the sunflower! Gardening isn’t always easy … but it is truly a labor of love. This summer left many gardeners feeling frustrated and looking forward to Autumn according to many comments I’ve seen on the social networks. I will admit during the drought days we […]
I’m going to totally brag about my addiction to sharing images and connecting with people in this blog post today. I’m still all giggly about the fact that I won a Takeya Iced Tea Kit just by doing what I love to do most : Pinning! A few weeks ago I was going through my […]
Calico Betty Enjoying the Lawn in Our Garden “A plot of grass,usually tended or mowed, as one around a residence or in a park or estate.” is the defination for Lawn on Yahoo Education. Who wrote that narrow definition anyways? The definition of lawn to me is so much more… it includes a very important […]
Click on Image for Recipe : Orange Citrus Mint Hibiscus Tea I’ve been curious for sometime now on if I could make my own Hibiscus tea from the plants I grow here in Ohio. I’m not big on all the science behind plants and I really just want to grow things that look pretty in […]
Woof Woof …. #WoofWednesday with my Pup Olivia and Oppie Kitty helping me share the new rose garden with a live stream.
For the past two years I’ve been watching the clock and counting down the minutes until the Monday night party begins! This Twitter based chat forum has made Monday super exciting unlike the years before when it was only the day that marked the start of the work week. For the past few years I’ve […]
If I can plant these growers up on a hot 100*F day in July you can too! Today I’m sharing a quick how to plant a container tomato using my favorite Bonnie Plant Patio Tomato.
Hey Y’all … I’m on Canadian radio News 95.7 FM with my friend Niki Jabbour Sunday at 10 :15 am ET . I’m super excited to share on Niki’s show all the fun that goes into preparing for a Monday #gardenchat Twitter based chat events. Inspiring others to get in the garden by promoting […]
A Favorite Gardens in my Ohio Yard is the corner of my Greenhouse Landscape Project Join me for a walk through one of my gardens here in my very dry corner of the state of Ohio. In the video below upload to Youtube I take you out to the garden landscape surrounding the breezeway / […]
During the late morning on a rainy June day I took a break from my house work to notice the lily blooms were open in my front porch landscape. Inspired to share these breath-taking blooms I decided to do a Ustream broadcast to share with others who were on twitter. Tuesday has been known to […]
This past Monday on #gardenchat (a Twitter based chat forum) we welcomed Canadian all natural grower Niki Jabbour. Niki is the author of ‘The Year-Round Vegetable Gardener’ . I had the privilege of meeting Niki Jabbour at the Philadelphia Flower Show this past spring so it was a delight to introduce her online to my […]
This just maybe my favorite bloom every : Costa Farms Tropic Escape Hibiscus I have the perfect container for this tropical grower so it can spend the winters indoors here in my Ohio home and garden. The Tropic Escape Hibiscus shares the front porch with my climbing rose this first week of June. How can […]