Growing Green, Seed Saving, Seed Starting, Uncategorized

Using Old Seeds in the Garden

Can You Use Old Seeds In the Garden? Lots of people wonder if you can use older seeds in the garden.  Usually after a garden season, you have partial packets of seeds left over.  You can sometimes find older seeds on clearance at the end of the year, or at garage or estate sales.  The… Read More Using Old Seeds in the Garden

Homeschool Update, Uncategorized

Homeschool Update 4/20/18

The Beginning… This week started pretty intensely.   Monday night, after a crazy day, I realized that I was pretty far behind in the grading and checking of the high schooler’s papers for history and science.  Over the last month, the grading for the kids has been slipping further and further behind.  I was still getting… Read More Homeschool Update 4/20/18

Growing Green

Free Shipping on Baker Creek Seeds today only until 6 pm!

FREE SHIPPING TODAY ONLY!!! Hey all you happy gardeners!  I just got an email last night that alerted me to a special free shipping deal through Baker Creek Seeds! Spring Planting Festival May 6 & 7 Free Shipping for the next 24 hours (Ends 6 PM April 6th) use code “Mayfest” at checkout.   Have you… Read More Free Shipping on Baker Creek Seeds today only until 6 pm!

Growing Green, Seed Starting

Free Shipping on Seeds with Botanical Interests!

Hey all! Even though the outside currently looks like an early scene from Narnia,   I am beginning to think of spring and flowers and wonderful, beautiful, yummy things.  After all, Super Sow Sunday (For those who do not care AT ALL about Superbowl, except maybe the food.  And the commercials.) has officially come and… Read More Free Shipping on Seeds with Botanical Interests!

Cooking Side Dishes, Garden Bounty, Growing Green, Harvest

Red and Golden Beets and Greens

The first of our harvest is starting to trickle in. Red and golden beets were on the menu tonight! This year has been a rough one for me in the garden world. My motivation to garden just hasn’t been there this year. I didn’t start my seeds exactly on time, I didn’t fertilize the raised… Read More Red and Golden Beets and Greens