First Year Gardening – Lessons Learned

First Year Gardening – Lessons Learned

Last year was the first year gardening for both of us. We had different growing conditions, different desired plants, & different techniques. I would say after one year down we would both agree, you learn a Lot in your first year gardening!! As garden season is...
Let the Compost Begin

Let the Compost Begin

So have you been planting?  How are your seedlings doing?  Have you started a compost yet? Now I’m not going to pretend that I’m an expert on composting, but I have learned a few things over the past year.  And the first thing you’re going to need is...
UpCycled Garden Labels

UpCycled Garden Labels

I have been itching to get out into the community garden. I decided a while back I wanted to create upcycled garden labels this year. I just love the idea of of giving things a second life. Saving money also is a perk. I looked through thrift stores, antique stores,...
Pressed Flowers Tutorial

Pressed Flowers Tutorial

Pressed flowers are fun activities for kids.  They can collect the flower, press the flowers, and arrange the flowers.  It’s a fun spring activity for kids that has been around for ages.Disclosure: Some of the links in this post are “affiliate links.” This means...
Palm Tree Scavenger Hunt… A Walk Around the Block

Palm Tree Scavenger Hunt… A Walk Around the Block

The longer I have lived in Florida the more I have notice how many different types of palm trees there are! They are different sizes, have different leaves, and different trunks. We had a beautiful afternoon a few days ago so J and I decided to go on a Palm Tree...
Fun With Air Plants

Fun With Air Plants

Air Plants… These are probably one of the most versatile, easy to keep living, and unique looking plants that I have ever had. I bought one a year ago and split it to put in Baby V’s nursery. It wasn’t cheap so I didn’t return for more. I...