The Garden

NUMBERING THE GARDEN BEDS

NUMBERING THE GARDEN BEDS

Hi friends! Over the years I’ve accumulated 28 raised garden beds.   Or I should say I instructed Mr. Denim to build ‘em.   Two years ago I stenciled numbers on all of them…   to keep track of what I planted in which bed. I once drew out a garden plan but it got […]

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Posted by on Jun 27, 2017 in The Garden | 1 comment

HEY, IT’S MAY!

HEY,  IT’S MAY!

Good morning, gardenistas! Hope you had a great last weekend of April…’cause now it’s FINALLY May! The sweet spot month up here in far north Idaho. The month of the last frost {hopefully}. The month to get things cranking. It’s too cold for flowers outside now, but I’m enjoying the 16 geraniums that my neighbor […]

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Posted by on May 1, 2017 in Blog, Garden Life, The Garden | 0 comments

WHITE RAIN!

WHITE RAIN!

Hi all! Hey…so um…we got snow yesterday morning! Yikes! It’s April and Spring! Yeah…SPRING! Bizarre. My garlic is ok with it… I’ll have more garden updates soon… but my parsley ain’t happy! What an interesting day it’s been… and yeah I’m thinking positive thoughts with these shoes… but Roxie is totally confused! I’ll be back […]

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Posted by on Apr 11, 2017 in Blog, Garden Life, Riley & Roxie, Seasons, The Garden | 2 comments

WHAT’S UP IN THE BARN

WHAT’S UP IN THE BARN

We had sun yesterday!!!!   I’ll take it! Want to show y’all what’s coming up in the “barn”…not really a “real” barn at all tho…just looks like one. HA! I’m either extremely optimistic or naive…hehe… but hoping I can plant some of these babies in my raised beds in 30 days or so…that is, with […]

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Posted by on Mar 9, 2017 in Backyard chickens, Blog, Garden Life, Greenhouse, Seasons, The Garden, Veggies | 4 comments

THE GARDEN IS LOOKING GOOD :)

THE GARDEN IS LOOKING GOOD :)

Hi all! We’ve had such awesome warmish weather way up here in north Idaho… that I decided to tempt fate in April and get this garden going! Who am I to be patient when Mother Nature seems to be on my side?!? I planted my seedlings at least a month before the “usual” time in […]

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Posted by on May 20, 2016 in Blog, Flowers, Garden Life, Riley & Roxie, The Garden, Veggies | 2 comments

THIS & THAT

THIS & THAT

Hi all! A few fun things happening this week at the gardenstead.  ! Yesterday morning on my way from the garden to the house I saw something different down by the pond.  Woah! Five little fluffballs! I grabbed my paparazzi zoom lens and took way too many pics. Such a delight to watch them just […]

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Posted by on Apr 20, 2016 in Decor, Garden Life, Garden Style, Having Fun, Pure Silliness, Riley & Roxie, The Garden, This & That, Wildlife | 0 comments