Hose Hopping

Hose Hopping on #caturday

One of the highlights in our country garden has been all the kittens we’ve provide a home for. In 2005 a friend brought over two kittens who were abandon at the near by University after the Mama Kitten was hit by a car. I had never seen a 2 week old kitten with it’s eyes […]

Septembers Hydrangea Blooms : Natures Art

The gardens are the canvas as nature creates and shares art….. This image is from my back landscape behind the garage. It is by far one of my favorite hydrangeas – the oak-leaf hydrangea. I’ve shared this shrub on my social networks for well over 6 years and can’t stress enough how it is a […]

Rescue Kitty Hero #Caturday

What do I love most about Twitter – Connecting with folks who make a difference in this world. Last week on the educational yet totally geek-ed out fun Twitter chat #mobilechat I engaged with Todd Burgess. The topic that day was making sense of mobile media and yet somehow the topic spun off on #bacon, Camels and #kittyrescue.
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Vine Me #gardenchat Chicago

My passion… learning how to grow things for my home and garden and sharing with others. The #gardenchat Live last week was all about amazing gardeners, foodies and product providers who are making a difference in gardens around the country.

Why Not Succulents

ucculents make eye-catching container plants because they’re easy to grow and they can be found in most any retail center. I really love how you can grow succulents just about any where!
Spinach Veggie Wraps

Spinach Wraps (Fajita Recipe) Garden Fresh

My teenagers just love these spinach wraps I make from scratch in under 15 minutes. Soft and packed with vitamins with spinach you can grow in your home garden and harvest in 2-3 weeks. This is a great way to sneak in those extra vitamins teenagers need.