Raised Beds, Tulip Update & More

Happy Monday morning dear friends. I hope Easter weekend found you peaceful and rested. We watched Andrea Bocelli perform live from Italy on the big screen tv to start our Easter morning. It was beautiful...moved me to tears. I'm missing my dad, Easter dinner was the last dinner we had with him before he passed …

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Official Freebie!

To celebrate the arrival of Spring & the official indoor planting day for Zinnias I'm giving away Zinnia seeds from Floret Flower Farm! The highly sought after -&- sold out Queen Red Lime is just one of several packages up for the taking! I will Giveaway three prizes (2 seed envelopes per winner) one on …

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Sweet Peas Are Fussy – I Don’t Do Fussy Well

Sweet Peas.....why did I decide to do them? I'm a bit embarrassed to say I may have drank some of the Kool-Aid that Floret Farm was dishing out. It's not a bad thing, it just is. She was hooked on them, she made it sound so sweet and fabulous, I thought I'd give it a …

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Non-Florist Flower Farmer

I do not want to go on a rant this early in the blessed am, but I do want to state something that is important...I'm not a florist. I have no intentions of doing weddings. I've recently seen some of the latest and greatest "popular" floral designs and have found I am not a fan. …

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Desperately Seeking Light

The sweet peas were transplanted in the living room last night, they were outgrowing their tiny planters! It's amazing the power that seeds have, how alive they can be! All reaching for the light from the double doors to the frozen patio. The ones in this picture are ones that haven't been transplanted yet!! I …

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Mystery Seeds in Unexpected Places

It's not a big mystery ((any longer)) as to what the seeds are - the mystery is HOW they got where they are currently thriving! Originally I didn't know what they were! My husband and I have some very interesting Theories as to how they arrived. One of them involves mice wearing cloaks & masks, …

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Maybe I’m Not Cut Out For This….

I walked into the laundry room this morning to check on my babies....I made a horrible scoffing noise. My husband was standing behind me and told me that I should be nicer to them, because they know what I'm saying to them. I was super careful with my seeds - at least I thought I …

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