The Dreaded Spring Freeze

Just before Easter Sunday some of our Daffodils bloomed.  Our son, Daniel, cut most of them and brought them in the house. He helped plant most of the bulbs over more than a decade ago and he's...

Winter Beauty

It snowed again last week and it was beautiful. The snowfall seems to create a hush, like an outdoor insulation.   The tree in this photo is a Redbud, also a native. Planting natives saves the...

Baby It’ s Cold Outside

    We've finally had snow, like most of the Midwest, but nothing like the east coast. Holy crap Pennsylvania,  Five Feet of Snow!?! If you don't have a snow blower, we'll see you in...

Good Garden Feels All Year Round

  We garden and appreciate gardens for the way it makes us feel. The Beauty in the Garden comes not just from the colors of the Spring or Summer, nor from the edible bounty.  Texture in the...

For Garden Inspiration, Think Big!!

Fall is a beautiful time of year. If you have a vegetable garden, you're pretty much done with the harvest, unless you're the one with the cold frame.  If you're a flower gardener, you're also...