Finding beauty in the weeds... and a little parenting insight, too.

This is what happens when you go on vacation and leave your yard unattended for a couple of weeks:...more

THE FRUITS OF OUR LABOUR

I think it is safe now to say that summer is here and the heat is on.  It's been a long wait this year.  We've worked hard getting the raised beds built and prepared for planting.  Then there was the hauling and shoveling before seeding and planting could be done....more

TENDING MY GARDEN

AFTER THE HEAT

After a couple of days of heat, the clouds and the showers came.  It was a welcomed relief for the garden and gardener.  I took the opportunity to do a bit more planting in between raindrops. Two raspberry bushes went into a sunny corner, right in front of the cherry tomatoes....more

WOMEN AT WORK

The sky was overcast, the morning air sweet with the smell of rain. The birds sang in full chorus.  Bring it on!I have a little gas in my tank and I am ready to tackle the day.  No more procrastination, at least for today.  I am fuelled by my recent successes....more

A BLENDED LIFE

A BLENDED LIFECreating a better life...more

Wannabee Gardener

  I want to be starting something, I want to be starting something, I want to be starting something, I want to be growing something.~ ...more
Sow something weekly - make the odds work in your favor! But a lemon tree from seed is VERY ...more