February In The Potting Shed

‘To Plant a Garden is to Believe in Tomorrow.’ – Audrey Hepburn Don’t we ALL love – Audrey Hepburn – her style; talent & the words she shares?!?! It’s nearing the end of February (NOT RUSHING), but… with time not waiting for anyone – the remaining few weeks will pass by quickly! In the season’s […]

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Daydreaming

Everything starts as somebody’s daydream. – Larry Niven It’s amazing how the glimpse of one piece can bring you to daydreaming! JUST as this FRESH honeysuckle that’s giving this vintage tin a whimsical style… it was last summer when I created this arrangement & STILL today it can offer a smile… with hope that the […]

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There are always flowers

There are ALWAYS flowers for those who want to see them. – Henri Matisse And… I want to see ‘Foxgloves’, how about YOU??? With their fairy shaped bonnets & spotted throats! These biennial, BLOOMING beauties bring rewarding moments to ANY style of garden! Be sure to sow dozens of seeds for they come with MUCH […]

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SWEET hospitality

Keeping one’s guest supplied with HOMEMADE bread is the FIRST law of hospitality! It’s ALWAYS good to be in the kitchen… weather it be in the present OR reminiscing through my childhood days of my PRECIOUS Momma standing at the ole’ wood cook stove. The kitchen is TRULY the heart of the home… create one […]

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It’s a NEW day

Life is what we make it, always has been, always will be. – Grandma Moses It’s a NEW day… with God’s abundant grace & peace! I’m resting in the SIMPLICITY of these words… & I encourage YOU too, as well!

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The REWARDS Of Growing Your Own Food

“Growing your own food may be one of the MOST powerful steps you can take for the health of yourself, your family, and your planet.” – Food Revolution It’s January… the FIRST harvest of the year & to say… I’m giddy about the fact is an understatement! Growing your own food… well, it’s the way […]

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The Gifts That Keep On LIVING

Remember that the happiest people are not those getting more, but those GIVING more! – H. Jackson Brown Jr. Thank YOU, for joining me here this evening… I had GIVING on my mind & wanted to share a SWEET – LIVING token of LOVE for the upcoming holiday – Valentine’s Day! As well as sharing […]

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Winding Down

A new year is upon us… we’re on the path to a new decade. With all good byes… there comes sadness, BUT… with NEW beginning’s there’s EXCITEMENT! We ALL have a new season/decade/year to experience… moments in time that will not come again… so let’s make every LIVING minute count! Let’s GROW… & ‘SEE THE […]

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It’s the MOST wonderful time of the year

Home is the nicest word there is. – Laura Ingalls Wilder There’s NOTHING that screams HOME… more than HOME COOKED meals; HOMEMADE, fluffy cakes & sipping coffee around the table! That’s MY experience growing up…& a tradition that I don’t take lightly! Throughout the seasons here at the farm…there’s ALWAYS been a staplethat’s delighted many! THE… ‘ole’ […]

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December Gardening

What’s GROWING in your garden???? Is your garden STILL offering a harvest??? Well, if not… please, allow me to ask… ‘WHY’??? Let me help you… plan an ALL season garden through raised bed gardening. Throughout the winter month’s, here at the farm… you’ll find an array of cool season crops growing in abundance by using […]

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