FOR THOSE WHO LOVE BIRDS

FOR THOSE WHO LOVE BIRDS

We had some tree transplanting excitement last week… more on that in a future post… but in the meantime I want to show you what we discovered. This is a pretty boring hill, right? Nothing remarkable. Can you see the wood stake with orange flag to the left and forefront of house being built in […]

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Posted by on May 9, 2015 in Blog, Wildlife | 1 comment

TEMPTING FATE

TEMPTING FATE

This feels a little deja vu… didn’t I tempt fate last year at this time too? Even tho my average last frost date here is around May 20… My confidence {or gamble if you wanna call it that} has to do with weather.com’s 10-day forecast… and the fact that my kale has bolted already! Dang! […]

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Posted by on May 6, 2015 in Blog, The Garden, Veggies | 3 comments

HARVESTING ASPARAGUS!

HARVESTING ASPARAGUS!

Woohoo!!! Am I excited! Been waiting a year…..um maybe two…to harvest asparagus from my garden. Third year asparagus is whatcha want. I put in two year old plants last year. So I figure I’m good. Growing asparagus is not for those who want instant gratification. Of course I’m not talking about me 😉  wink wink […]

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Posted by on Apr 27, 2015 in Blog, The Garden, Veggies | 0 comments

HOLY COW!

HOLY COW!

So…the question of the day… on a scale of 1 to 10 what do you think the odds would be of an earthquake waaaay up in northern Idaho? Like a 1 out of 10? Well…we “beat” the odds yesterday! And we got three of ’em!  Mother Nature wanted to prove a point I’m sure. Don’t mess […]

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Posted by on Apr 25, 2015 in Blog, Idaho | 5 comments

THIS & THAT…again

THIS & THAT…again

Hello Gardenistas!  Boy, am I waaaaay behind with posting or what?!?  Don’t answer that…. Here’s what’s been happening lately… We got some new additions to the chickie family… They never stand still…so it’s hard to get a non-blurry pic! Cute little fluffballs… And I was just silly enuf to find a template online and dabbed […]

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Posted by on Apr 13, 2015 in Chickens, Greenhouse, The Garden, Veggies | 0 comments

SPRING HAS SPRUNG!

SPRING HAS SPRUNG!

Hey hey gardenistas! Spring has sprung!  Officially! Yeah! Happy March 20! Let’s celebrate! The sun is shining…well, sorta today… the geese are honking… the broccoli and kale seedlings are growing… the snow has melted… BUH BYE WINTER BLUES Print PDF

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Posted by on Mar 20, 2015 in Blog | 2 comments

BLOGGER’S BLOCK

BLOGGER’S BLOCK

Ummm…yes, I’ve got it bad. Blogger’s Block, that is. I do believe that the remedy will be none other than sun & temperatures over 50. I’ll take that. This is one weird winter up here in the Idaho Panhandle. We have green grass already. Where’s the snow?!? You would think it’s May.  But yet it’s […]

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Posted by on Feb 27, 2015 in Blog, Greenhouse, Idaho, The Garden | 1 comment