Rude Cabbage Worms and Remedies

July 17, 2011 in Gardening
Last month, I noticed a white butterfly fluttering around our garden. I immediately found it's activity to be quite suspicious. It would not go away. There was something in our garden that tickled it's fancy. I, however, didn't know it was about our beloved cabbage. Two weeks later, I suppose, I started to notice teeny… Read More »

New Additions to Our Backyard!

May 29, 2011 in Gardening - 15 Comments
Since giving our outdoor living space a makeover, I have been on an outdoor high! Since my last update, the blueberry and hazelnut trees have been planted in large pots and I'm considering planting peach and apple trees since Jayden keeps asking for both of those fruits. Where am I gonna put them? I dunno,… Read More »

Be Kind To Earth: Starting A Garden

April 22, 2011 in Gardening - 11 Comments
This year, we are planting a small raised bed and container garden in our backyard. Having a garden a couple of steps outside of our kitchen, we'll be able to enjoy and appreciate fresh, pesticide-free produce. Admittedly, I don't know what I'm totally doing. I'm still doing some research. I've grown tomatoes, bell peppers, romaine… Read More »

Garden Bliss

July 13, 2010 in Gardening - 7 Comments
On Monday, I went to her house to garden. I must have picked green beans for 4 hours? And boy do my muscles ache now. A little lady landed on my shoe. Well I'll be...a frog made an appearance, too (click for a hint). I grabbed some squash. Checked out the basil. Had time to… Read More »


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