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DIY Planter Idea – Using Broken Chair

DIY Planter Idea – Using Broken Chair

This DIY planter idea came about when we had one of our lawn chairs wear out at the same time we had a large container gardening pot that just looked so boring sitting on the ground all by its self. In our town we can’t […]

Earth Day 2016 Grow Your Own Food

Earth Day 2016 Grow Your Own Food

Today is Earth Day 2016, the day we celebrate our relationship with Mother Earth. We live in a world that is full of toxins. They are created by today’s high tech society and its dependence on chemicals. In our daily activates we are using products […]

Starting Seeds Indoors for Spring

Starting Seeds Indoors for Spring

Starting Seeds Indoors for Spring Spring is in the air and it s time to begin starting seeds indoors. Spring is here!. Some of the birds have returned with their intricate courting songs.  As the days get longer we feel the warmth of the sun […]

How Soil Health is affected by the Solstice and Equinox Dates

How Soil Health is affected by the Solstice and Equinox Dates

How Soil Health is affected by the Solstice and Equinox Dates. This gardening tip blog has a big surprise revealing the relationship of soil health and the Solstice and Equinox dates. My calendar says winter begins today, Dec. 21, 2015 but my internet check says […]

Tower Garden shipped to Sultan Boys and Girls Club

Tower Garden shipped to Sultan Boys and Girls Club

Sultan Boys and Girls Club to receive free Tower Garden Growing System The Tower Garden for the Sultan Boys and Girls Club was shipped Monday with delivery estimated for Friday!  We’ve set  Dec. 22 at 1 pm to assemble the Tower Garden with about 50 […]

I Love Christmas Cactus

I Love Christmas Cactus

I love Christmas Cactus!  They are more accurately named and labeled as Zygoccti. The newer varieties have white, pale pink, yellow and peach as you see here in my plant blooming today.  As the season progresses, I’ll post more pics. The correct botanical name is […]

Use Honey Instead of Root Hormone

Use Honey Instead of Root Hormone

Use honey instead of root hormone It amazes me what my mom, who has memory loss, can recall on her 97 Birthday! I was sharing my experience of utilizing honey as a root hormone for doing geranium and fuschia starts this fall. I’d read this […]

Aeoneum Succulent

Aeoneum Succulent

I love my Aeoneum Succulent plants . They are so big and attractive. They are a eye catcher to all the visitors to my garden. Watch the video to learn more.  I offer garden coaching. Use the contact form to contact me for more information. Also […]

Amazing How Many Fruits and Vegetables Can Grow In A Small Space

Amazing How Many Fruits and Vegetables Can Grow In A Small Space

In a 8 foot X 10 foot area I have a lot of fruits, vegetables ,a blueberry plant, and even a bog container garden growing. The three Tower Gardens produce vegetables 30% faster than if the plants where in a conventional garden using only 10% […]

Tower Garden Grew Amazing Chard Plants

Tower Garden Grew Amazing Chard Plants

This is a Tower Garden that I planted last November before Thanksgiving. It spent the coldest part of the winter in my greenhouse with grow lights. There just isn’t enough daylight this far north to grow in the winter without grow lights. I took it […]