Category: green living

Better late than never…

Last night, I finally got to plant my garden. I love my garden and I can’t believe I was so behind. This spring has been very weird; we either have had heat-wave hot, August weather or rainy damp, early April…

July Garden

Most of June and all of July thus far has been hot and steamy.  We’ve gotten some much needed rain over the past couple of days though,  and my organic garden is very happy!  I’ve been able to harvest eggplant,…

Congrats Jake!

My baby graduated from high school on Monday night and we’re having a small party for him tomorrow. Life has been quite busy for me and I’m taking one day at a time. The weather for the weekend is expected…

June Garden

Things are progressing in the garden. The strawberries have pretty much come and gone, the seedlings are growing and my seeds have sprouted. My garden space Eggplant, bush beans, tomatoes, cucumbers, zucchini, radishes, couves, peas, lettuce Bush beans, tomatoes, basil,…

2010 Garden

I finally got my plants in the ground after recruiting Al to turn over the garden a couple of weeks ago. I use my own compost and rainwater that I collect in New Englander Rain Barrels. I did need to…

Spring is in the Air!

It’s been awhile since I’ve blogged here but I’ve been busy with some personal issues which have taken up my time …. (don’t worry, it’s nothing bad!) I’ve put my time and energy into my health and my family.  It’s…

White House Salad

I’m not a big TV fan but I do have a weekly date with my favorite show, The Biggest Loser each Tuesday night. I can always be guaranteed a boost in motivation and a good cry each week.  No reason…

Simple Pleasures…

I love my organic garden and I love to do simple domestic things around the house.  Of course, I happened to pick one of the hottest days to do some canning but Mother Nature doesn’t wait!  I have a beautiful…