SUN BREAKS!

SUN BREAKS!

Hello all! The big news from the gardenstead is that we’ve had some glorious sunshine this week! Pure happiness for this gardener Yeah baby!!! I know…whoop-de-do-dah-day you might say… especially if you have plenty of sun oh say out there in Hawaii. But…for me…a sign of Spring coming is seeing my stone path again…and just […]

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Posted by on Feb 12, 2016 in Blog, Chickens, Veggies | 0 comments

BUH BYE JANUARY {yep a rant}

BUH BYE JANUARY {yep a rant}

I don’t know how many of you feel as I do about the month we call January. I think “January” is secret code for shades-of-white and degrees-of-cold. BAH HUMBUG!   It’s the only month on the calendar that could go *poof* and I’d never ever miss it. Ever. I know we’re only 1/3 thru winter…but… […]

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Posted by on Feb 1, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

THE INCREDIBLE DUMBNESS OF CHICKENS

THE INCREDIBLE DUMBNESS OF CHICKENS

Hello Gardenistas! Let me say right off the bat that I’m so glad we have chickens… they’re cute & silly little feathered friends. {from whom we enjoy culinary delights for breakfast!} And just a.little.dumb. First item on the blog agenda…we FINALLY got a green egg…  after about 45 days! Those Easter Eggers don’t like to […]

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Posted by on Jan 27, 2016 in Blog, Chickens | 4 comments

WHAT’S UP

WHAT’S UP

Hey all! Not much to report with the garden sleeping under snow right now. Oh yawn! We’ve been alternating between snow and rain…  but not a lot of snow is melting!  Something caught my eye this morning…  up high on the corner of the fence.  The 2 year-old bluebird nest laced with snow…  usually hidden […]

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Posted by on Jan 22, 2016 in Blog, Herbs, Veggies | 2 comments

JUST DO IT

JUST DO IT

Just what ya’ll need to feel guilty…ha… {making the rounds on the internet lately} Via GardenLady.com Print PDF

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Posted by on Jan 12, 2016 in Blog, The Garden | 0 comments

THIS GIRL IS NOT PATIENT

THIS GIRL IS NOT PATIENT

 Who me???  Not patient??? Um…yeah…sorta…{don’t tell anyone}   I was watching about 30 quail on the garden fence this morning… {by the time I grabbed my camera with the zoom lens they had all flown off…argh…so this ain’t zoom or 30 birds}…so whatcha see is whatcha get. They’re there…look closely! They love to come grab […]

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Posted by on Jan 5, 2016 in Blog, Chickens, Herbs, Veggies | 4 comments

HELLO 2016! 🎉

HELLO 2016! 🎉

Well…HELLO, NEW YEAR!    You arrived in grand style on this first day… not a cloud in the sky…  pristine snow…  but oh my you’re so cold!  I’m still surprised with all the snow…  …blanketing these Adirondack chairs!  The garden slumbers… peacefully… frozen in time.  No movement today with this weathervane moose.  The birdhouses await […]

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Posted by on Jan 2, 2016 in Blog, Greenhouse, The Garden | 0 comments