DirtNKids late spring garden update. Jump on in and get your hands dirty, share a current photo of your garden here!!
Keyhole – Week 3 (And More!)
The keyhole rocks. Pictures may be worth a thousand words, but taste is worth a thousand more.
A New Year: Looking Up, Looking Back, and Plugging In
A little catch up for being away so long, DirtNKids will continue into 2016. This dirt party is just getting started, so read on, friends.
Pitchfork, Calorie-Burn, and Big Fat Dirt-Eaters
Gettin' dirty and building beds for planting. Woo hoo!
How To: Stealing, Hoarding and Making Soil
The phrase "working mother" is redundant." ~ Jane Sellman ♥ Being a mother of four brings any self-respect I have down a few notches. There's practically nothing I won't do when it comes to caring for my kids (think all things excrement or hygiene), and I surprise even myself at just what passes muster with … Continue reading How To: Stealing, Hoarding and Making Soil
Pumpkin Carving, Fall Garden Bloom
Nothing like a bit of cool weather to get us feeling like autumn again. Finally. Many of the trees on our property still cling to their leaves; no fall colors to see here unless you're counting mums and pansies. Our life, as usual this time of year, is fraught with activity. With the 1st-Nine-Week period … Continue reading Pumpkin Carving, Fall Garden Bloom
Alien Grub, Cushaw Stretches Its Arms
Oh my gosh, what a great morning! It's about dang time, too. The bus schedule has been reliable three days straight. Kids are in the swing of it, getting themselves ready with minimal effort on my part. It's all about to change - the main road exiting our neighborhood will be closed temporarily for construction … Continue reading Alien Grub, Cushaw Stretches Its Arms
Learning to Garden
My philosophy on gardening -- of life in general -- using failures to help others make themselves better stewards of the soil. Better soil = better veggie garden.