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Gardener's Mecca in Minnesota: An Illustration of the "Why"

Along a lonely stretch of highway, near the small town of Zim, Minnesota, one can find a little piece of heaven for gardeners.

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A Romantic Garden in Old Toledo at the School of Fine Arts

I have written other posts on the beautiful city of Toledo, and while it is full of monuments and old world architecture, there are few public green spaces as gardens are more often than not part of private buildings not open to the public. 50 more words


May Garden - lots and lots of planting

I meant to post regular updates about my garden (as a means of forcing me to weed it and keep on top of the sowing and planting), but as you can see the whole month got away from me. 479 more words


And the Sun shone -----

 We had waited so long for it. The dreary, dismal days seemed to suddenly evaporate and we awoke one morning to the cheerfulness of a spring day. 231 more words

Tomato Talk

When I think of a vegetable garden immediately my mind goes to tomatoes. Tomatoes! You know those warmed-by-the-sun juicy amazing tomatoes? Yes. To me, summer is just that. 408 more words


Ziplock Greenhouse

This little Greenhouse is SOO easy to make and is so much fun for kids to watch their plants sprout!  I got this idea from an activity that my oldest son did in a Mommy n’ Me class I did with him when he was 2 years old.   616 more words

Life Science

Dryland Potatoes in the Greenhouse?

We do grow our potatoes outside using dryland farming methods, but inside the greenhouse?  Sure, as long as I pay attention to where I plant them.  427 more words

Farm Life