Shawna in her garden.

Shawna Coronado / Growing a Front Lawn Veggie Garden

Guest host Shawna Coronado ( @ShawnaCoronado ) joins #gardenchat on October 18 at 9 p.m. (ET) to answer your questions and share her knowledge and tips about growing a front yard veggie garden that can help feed a community. You won’t want to miss it! Shawna Lee Coronado is the author of the critically acclaimed […]
The Little Red Hen Escape Artist

P.Allen Smith / Raising Backyard Chickens

Guest host P Allen Smith joined #gardenchat on October 11 at 9 p.m. (ET) answering your questions and sharing his knowledge and tips for raising backyard chickens.  I don’t think anyone left that chat not wanting a few hens of their own!   If you missed this event you can check out the transcript atTranscript for […]
Endless Benches Greenhouse

Endless Autumn

Autumn in the Midwest is much like this photo.  The seasons color seems to go on and on forever.  ♥  I will be sharing more on my love affair with mums this week.  Until then, enjoy the Autumn weekend.
Dendranthema 'Frost Igloo'

Fertilize Friday

A showcase of Chrysanthemums that I’m enjoying in my garden on Fertilize Friday.   If you click on the images above you will see a larger image with description.  I think my favorite this year is the daisy like mum with the yellow centers.  That bloom is just so ‘happy’.

Out of the Box Autumn Containers

Autumn is starting to put on its much anticipated  yearly color show in Ohio.  I must admit, I was a little worried with the dry  month of September  and the fact that we had lost so many leaves off of the mature trees.  Today I began to see the familiar signs of the season that […]
Autumn Pumpkin Bread Break

Pumpkin Bread Thursday

The scent of Autumn from my Garden2Kitchen The temperatures are dropping in my neck of the woods and the trees are beginning to put on a color show that will warm your hearts.  The summer blooms are fading fast and the autumn splender is filling the containers. Today I share with you the beginning of […]

Lantana Pods

It has been almost a year since I’ve been totally into seeds.  I grew most of my annuals and veggies in the gardens this year from seeds.  The urge to seed shop is still a compulsion of mine and I have yet to pass a good seed display in the shops.  As the season changes […]
Streets of Limerick

Tuesday Bloom from Limerick

One of the amazing things about taking a photograph is you can relive the experience anytime you like.  This morning in my neck of the woods we are getting a nice sprinkle after a very dry September. The drizzle rain reminds me of our trip to Ireland last December. (click on the Images to see […]
November Hydrengea Leaf : Rich Color

Passion for the Autumn Past

Learning from the past in the garden is very important.  In fact, it is one of the reasons I started my ‘blogging’ career just two years ago.  Taking images of the garden and sharing that information from season to season not only helps me grow in my gardening experience it helps me know what works […]