Garden Bloggers Bloom Day

Here we go!  The Great Fall Cleanup is about to commence.  Mid September is when I start to think about getting the garden ready for Winter.  Although things like this certainly don't help... Stoney Creek is my go-to garden center here in the north.  I'm there about once a week if not more! Here's some of … Continue reading Garden Bloggers Bloom Day

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Sometimes I Hook and Sometimes I Hoe!

First and foremost, I am a gardener!  Honestly, it's what I love to do most.  When I started this blog I really  just intended for it to be a way  to keep personal notes, photos and other fun garden stuff in one spot.  Today's post, however, has absolutely nothing to do with gardening. Because I live … Continue reading Sometimes I Hook and Sometimes I Hoe!

Random Thoughts after a Few Hours in the Garden

Today was a long overdue garden day. I spent most of the afternoon deadheading and moving some things around with intentions of staying out until sundown.  Unfortunately the day had other plans and a quick little thunderstorm cut my gardening short. My friend, Mary, gave me this daylily a couple of years ago.  Last year I think there … Continue reading Random Thoughts after a Few Hours in the Garden

Garden Bloggers Bloom Day – The African Violet

It's the middle of February and there is nothing in my garden that is even thinking about blooming so I looked around indoors to see what I could find for Garden Bloggers Bloom Day.  Well, whaddayaknow???!!!  One of my African Violets is sporting some lovely white blossoms! I'll be honest, as much as I love … Continue reading Garden Bloggers Bloom Day – The African Violet