Daffodils Bring New Beginnings

Daffodils are my favorite flower. Let me tell you everything I know about them, including how to grow and care for them.

Since We’re All Stir-Crazy, Let’s Plan This Year’s Garden!

There are tons of logistics to work out before every spring. Garden maps, lists, schedules, and budgets wont make themselves. There’s no time for housework!

Lemon Balm To The Rescue!

It is winter. The world is in chaos. If you’re experiencing some seasonal depression and stomach problems, you are not alone. The weather is the only thing that has chilled out on my little suburban homestead. Luckily, I have some lemon balm to soothe me and get me through all of the crazy.

Confessions of The Giggling Garden Gnome

I have a confession to make. I have been a bad garden gnome. Things around here have been so stressful. Can you relate?  Everything is so damn expensive and everyone is so cranky and on edge. Just going to the grocery store is an…

How I Made a Cat Tree For FREE

It has been crazy around here lately. I have been working my way through the backlog of projects I accumulated over the summer. It was way too hot to do anything outside and I do not have an air conditioned shop to work in….