We love to garden, it is a family activity. I am a firm believer that kids should know where their food comes from and there is no better way to learn then by being hands on. Get their little hands in the dirt, watch things grow, eat what they harvest.
Yes, the snow is still on the ground, but I am so excited about spring! I know it is months away, but I am starting to prepare now. What might you ask can you do about gardening when it is winter? You can order your seed catalogs! And the nice
Every once in a blue moon, you have a moment of inspiration. Recently I had one of those moments and I want to thank Chris McLaughlin, author of Vertical Vegetable Gardening, for the inspiration she unknowingly gave me when she asked me to review her book. She had no clue
Homesteading is becoming a popular thing these days and we too are trying our hand at being more self sufficient. We raise a few hens in our backyard for the eggs, we have tapped our maple trees to make our own syrup and every spring we plant a garden. Alas,
Okay maybe it’s just me, but it is MARCH in Michigan therefore there should be snow on the ground, right? What is up with the mid 80 degree weather last week? All I am saying is, not only is the weather messing up the natural order of growing, but now