Last summer I had the privilege of meeting some pretty amazing folks who provide outstanding goods for the garden industry. During these adventures into the garden industry I learned that my beloved Burpee seeds was not all about seeds. Really! I would consider myself more of a artsy techy geek rather then a gardener. In […]
A greenhouse is used to grow your plants while a conservatory is to live among and nurture the species and a The Eleanor Armstrong Smith Glasshouse is where one can awe in wonder. Captures from the Cleveland Botanical Garden to make it this a Wordless Wednesday …. did these succulent shares leave you in awe?
On a recent visit to a local community garden I was introduced to sprouts. I know some of you are scratching your head thinking ‘what in the world is Bren thinking… sprouts have been around forever!’. Yes they have been around for a long time but I recently discovered a simple and easy way to […]
We are getting close to the big event and with each passing hour I can’t wait to get sharing all the seeds and information I’ve collected for #supersowsunday. Toward the end of the week I was contacted by a representative from @seedlibrary on my Facebook page stating they wanted to donate to this event. HOW […]
What better way to make your garden kid friendly then to get the kids in the garden and teach them how to sow some seeds of their own? Growing a garden gives children a chance to learn important life skills. Kids can experience the joy that comes from caring for something while watching it grow […]
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 […]
Can I do a repost because my Friday looks like this : Snow Covered Kitties Finding Art in things that are Dead in the Snow The image above was from my post last year titled “It Won’t be Long…” and interesting enough the post as added January 29th 2010. The Image above surely warms up […]
It’s been a while since I shared a photo of the week. I’m truly enjoying the colors in these beautiful female Cardinals outside my window here in Ohio. This is going to be my pick for the week. Can you image coming in from taking some fun winter images with tons of little colorful birds […]
I made it threw many nights below zero the first year growing in Ohio zone 5b with the help of my dear internet friend. Glenda of TootsieTime.com inspired me and I know she will get you thinking about growing in your own….