I’m starting to see winter in my neck of the woods. Black Lace™ Sambucus Nigra I’m seeing some stress on my Proven Winners Sambucus after 2 nights in a row of temperature down in the low 30*F’s. The view this morning after the heavy frost of the 8 foot shrub is a reminder of winter. […]
Tonight #gardenchat will be hosted by my friends at Costa Farm , Melissa Arteaga Martí and Master Growers Dr. Kate Santos and Alex Diazas they share the facts about Houseplants featuring the ‘O2 for you’ program. The ‘O2 for you’ program has been featured on shows like Good Morning America with hopes of promoting good […]
My favorite night to cook dinner is ‘Family Friday Pizza Night’ when we make the pizzas at home. I love it when I can get everyone involved by making up their own pizza. Nothing beats chopping up a bunch of fresh veggies from the garden for your family to have fun together making into a […]
One of the last roses that holds on to summer.
Jack is patiently waiting for me to finish my outdoors garden chores so we can play catch with the yarn.
The weather turned dark quickly this late Tuesday morning. Here is the view from under my Gingko tree that appears to have taken on Autumn color over night. I can’t help but think the 60 plus MPH winds may have scared those Autumn tones out of it. My hopes are that there will be a […]
I’m loving the change of seasons as I work hard to prepare for more shares from my garden to continue into the winter season. Cleaning the garden beds, putting trellis away for the winter, loading up the greenhouse where I am growing year round and collecting images from my garden world to share with you […]
Wednesdays are my favorite…. Enjoy the color!
Illumination® OrangeTuberous Begonia by Proven Winners Click in the Gallery above for closer look! The Illumination Orange Begonia by Proven Winners that I found at a local Garden Center has been growing on my front porch since early June. I’m loving the heat these summer favorites are putting off during these cool days of Autumn. […]
This next Monday on #gardenchat we will having an Open Forum from 9 – 10 p.m. EST I would also like to invite you to share some thoughts on future #gardenchat topics. Submit your Questions HERE! Need more information on #gardenchat ? Click HERE for details on how-to participate. Don’t forget to check out the […]
Something about walking the black swamp woods this time of year puts me in a trance. It is almost like exploring another time which makes me lose track of the world outside of the woods. I can’t help but wonder if I am sharing that walk with someone unknowing. Perhaps that other is in […]
As the nights begin to creep down closer to freezing I can’t help but wonder how many more Bloom Tuesdays shares from outdoors we will enjoy for this year. To some the thoughts of Autumn includes putting the blooms to sleep for the winter and a rest period of sort to prepare for next season […]