Gardening: Self-watering Containers #selfwateringcontainers ##thevegtablegardenerscontainerbible #diyselfwateringcontainers #diyplanters
Reuse/Repurpose: Milk Jugs
Reuse/Repurpose: Milk Jugs: mini greenhouses, ollas, hot caps #reusemilkjugs #repurposemilkjugs #upcyclemilkjugs
Morning Chat 5/23/22
Morning Chat 5/23/22: garden set-up, straw bale gardening, and compound bows! #morningchat #strawbalegardening#gardening #gardensetup
Morning Chat – 4/25/22
Good morning! Welcome to Morning Chat for April 25, 2022! weather, ducks and sauteed spinach with garlic! Sunrise over the Sapphire Mountains As a new day dawns, a beautiful day lays ahead of us. Yesterday was a beautiful day also with the exception of a cool breeze blowing over the recent snow-covered mountains. It's not … Continue reading Morning Chat – 4/25/22
Making a Vegetable Garden Plan
Spring is here and planting time is just around the corner! Every year that I have been married I have had a garden - even if it was just a couple pots - yes, that does count! And every year I start out the same way and that is with making a plan. Here are … Continue reading Making a Vegetable Garden Plan
Unusual Gardening Tools
Here is a list of some "unusual" items to use in your garden. I have been gardening for all of my adult life, and one thing I have found out over the ahem...twenty so years...is that sometimes found items can and will work better then anything found in a store. I know there are some … Continue reading Unusual Gardening Tools
The Newest Members of the Family!
We got six adorable - fluffy - new additions to our family!
Here is an overview on the Ancona breed and a little information on how we take care of ducklings.
Spring Garden Clean-up
Ahh, with the weather getting warmer it's time to go play in the dirt! I play in the dirt all year round - if I can. Sometimes it's frozen, but that's ok. Anyway, when Spring arrives it's time to start thinking of everything that needs to be done in the garden before plants can go … Continue reading Spring Garden Clean-up
Update: Garden Hoop Houses
Back in October I showed what our hoop houses look like, how to set them up and how to care for them. You can check it out at Garden Hoop House. Today, I thought I would give a quick update to show how they are doing. I will note that these photos were taken back … Continue reading Update: Garden Hoop Houses
Morning Chat – 1/17/22
Welcome to Morning Chat for January 17,2022! Good morning! I hope all of you had a nice weekend. With it being Martin Luther King's Day, some of you get an extra day off - Lucky you! I hope you make the best of it and do something fun! Speaking of fun - or maybe not … Continue reading Morning Chat – 1/17/22
Garden Hoop House
Living in Montana means you get a short growing season, usually around 4 months, if you are lucky! One way we use to help extend our season is by using hoop houses. The nice thing about them is that they are easy to put up. I use rebar that was cut into 2 foot lengths … Continue reading Garden Hoop House