Patiently waiting in my Northwest Ohio ( gardening zone 5b ) garden for the sunshine and warmer temperatures to wake up my rose shrubs. It is the first week with temperatures above freezing and I’m anxious to see any signs of life coming from my treasured roses. With all the excitement being shared on social […]
I’m having so much fun looking at all my friends Facebook videos that were launched yesterday on the popular social media site. The videos make me feel so many different emotions such as watching the video of my sister in law who is fighting cancer made me cry. Here is my video provided by the […]
Bonnie Plants and P. Allen Smith
asked for a group of us gardeners to design a 4’x4′ raised bed for the Garden2Blog Design contest
. The winning garden designs would be added …..
Are you like me and constantly have dirty fingernails because you just love to dig into the healthy soil with the greatest tool in the garden? This week on #gardenchat Twitter chat forum we welcome Bonnie Plants friend Mary Beth Shaddix as our guest host who will be giving our audience sure ways to get […]
Are you a ‘soon as your head hits the pillow you are out’ kind of person or does it take some time to find that inner peace before drifting off to sleep land? I don’t usually have a hard time falling to sleep even during the busy times in my life over the past year […]
Who isn’t on Pinterest: the largest virtual pinboard that allows it’s subscribers to organize and share all the beautiful things found on the web? If I told you that sharing on a Pinterest board could make you the winner of $5,000 in prizes for your next dinner party would you be interested? Continue reading my […]
After #Blogchat Twitter forum event on Sunday I was moved to do a shout out to the free blogging services at WordPress, Blogger and Tumblr. The topic for this Sunday Night was disusing if your blog content is TOO Promotional. This topic got me thinking about how many people who had wonderful things they could […]
A few days ago I had the honor of speaking with one of my favorite West coast garden writer friends. I was so excited to hear all about his upcoming garden lectures and his new book coming out in early 2013 that I wasn’t ready when he asked me ‘What do you call your yard?‘. […]
Carol & Kerrie are at it again … spreading their love for growing around this Autumn with the Seed Keeper Project. I had the privilege of speaking with them this afternoon to get the facts on what I could do to make a difference in the school of my choice. Here’s how you can make […]
Sometimes the best way to kick start a Monday is just get down in the stones and roll with it! I couldn’t help but get down and give that little kitty some love while taking this photo one sunny Monday morning this summer. As I was down on the ground eye to eye with Boo […]
In the beginning stage of this new networking launch Google only allowed limited access to becoming a user. I will admit I saw one of my gardening connections sharing photos and……..
Sharing what is growing on in my neck of the woods is why I’ve been online from the get-go. If it weren’t for social media and outlets like BLOGGER or Facebook, I would have never have met the fabulous garden folks I know today. Where would I be today in my garden without Joe Lamp’l […]