Tag Archives: Gardening

Kill those thistles! (and other weeds too)


Over the last few years I’ve been on a vegetable gardening journey.  I also own a home and have landscaping around the house. Have you ever had a weed problem?  In my many years living here, there have been moments when I just wanted to rip everything out and put down sand and […]

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Start a Garden for FREE, part 2


Starting a Garden A few weeks ago, I shared an easy way to start your garden for free by getting seeds from a local seed library (see this post). In between that post and now, a lot has happened: a little travel, a LOT of rain, and a messy, muddy garden […]

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Gluten Free Grain Free Soy Free SPAGHETTI!


I am so excited, I am giddy!!  Yes, that’s right, gluten free, grain free, soy free SPAGHETTI!!!  I don’t even want to say what it is.  I just want to enjoy the delectable moments of this amazing stuff.  It’s one of those words that just sort of has a negative […]

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Red Pepper Inspiration


This week’s garden inspiration:  The red pepper of…? What can I say?  The garden just keeps inspiring me.  And teaching me.  And making me laugh! I planted red, yellow, and green peppers back in late June.  I planted two red pepper plants, one yellow, and one green.  I am not […]

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Encouragement For Today: The Little Tomato Plant that Could!


This morning I’d like you to be inspired…by a tomato! Yes, I am calling this a picture of “The little tomato plant that could.” I planted a garden really late this year (end of June), so I was going to be thankful if I got even one thing out of […]

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