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Not my hand

Old watering cans
Giving shelter to the shoots
The bounty of color
Not by my hand.
The dainty buds wave
In the gentle breeze… 106 more words


Gardening as a Metaphor for Life

I know I’m not the first person to make this observation, but lately I’m obsessed with my plants and I think I figured out why. Plants are a microcosm of sorts, life on a tiny scale. 395 more words

Wellness Warriors

Spring Cleaning

Isn’t that the truth?!?
My boyfriend and I spent most of last weekend tackling my yard, and I mean TACKLING it!  I bought my house a little over a year ago and I spent most of my time and energy on the inside first.  110 more words

Green Thumb

So all of my seeds have arrived! I planted the Chamomile and Sage, just have to find room for the Rosemary and Birch seeds. And the Apple seeds I planted earlier have already started to sprout. 53 more words

Being Green

A pallet garden for my tiny back porch!

So, I know it has been a while since this housewife has posted but it has been a VERY busy month.  I had my surprise baby shower!, my nephew was born, and I have had an appointment every week.   309 more words


Spring plants to plant in April

(KTVI) – It is time to get in the garden with Shelby Bunge from the Brickman Group. After a beautiful Saturday, many people are now working on their gardens. 48 more words

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Gardening Fail!

Remember how I said that I would always keep this real?  That you’d see the “real” me?  Well, this is as real as it gets.  I cannot grow spaghetti squash to save my life.  574 more words