Can you believe in a little over a month it will be Valentine’s Day? One thing I’ve always been fascinated by is flowers, especially roses and rose colors and meanings. Every rose color has a unique and a specific meaning that helps to convey a person’s thoughts and emotions. Sometimes we have a hard time […]
Do hedge apples repel spiders?
The Monarch Butterfly is on the endangered list, because of the use of chemical pesticides, and many of their habitats are in jeopardy, gardening for the butterflies is important to me, so I like to try to create a habitat in my own back yard to support the Monarch Butterfly, and other butterfly species to […]
I’m a HUGE lavender fan! I love to grow it and I love to use it. I usually have some growing in my garden, and some growing in pots. Today I want to share some of my favorite tips and tricks on how to grow and use lavender. Lavender is a fairly easy plant to […]
Do you love fresh herbs but lack the space to grow them? Or do you just want to step out the door to your patio to grab your herbs when you’re cooking? I know I do! If you do too, a container garden may be ideal for you. Growing herbs in a container garden can […]