Natural Air Purification

Natural Air Purification

This past Fall we decided we needed some house plants. We burn wood in the winter to heat our home and the result is dry, dusty, air! However, my track record with keeping plants alive is very… uh… not good! And our house is situated so that there really...
Experimental Garden Results

Experimental Garden Results

I’m sure you’ve all been waiting with baited breath for the results of our experimental garden. Right? 🙂 Actually you likely stalk us on Facebook too so you already know that the garden has produced at least some edible food. And if you recall when I first...
The Greenhouse Garden Bed and What I Did to It

The Greenhouse Garden Bed and What I Did to It

You’ve seen bits about our greenhouse before. I need to devote a post to it and show you just how it all came together. My Hurb is THE MAN when it comes to building awesome structures around the ranch! But anyway, have to share this kinda funny story with you...
Attack of the Cucumbers

Attack of the Cucumbers

It’s no secret (because I’ve told you bunches of times) that I am a novice gardner! Novice might even be giving me too much credit actually. So when I broke down and bought a few plants from Lowe’s to plant in the garden and green house I kinda...
Gardening Progress

Gardening Progress

It was a slow start for us to get our experimental garden patch up and going this year. But better late than never! And hopefully we will be able to eat something that we grew in our very own garden! First, I realized that I had to somehow make the garden spot...
The Experimental Garden

The Experimental Garden

Have I told you I have black thumbs? 🙂 Well, it’s true, sadly, I kill green things just by looking at them! The poor houseplants probably need therapy. I just don’t seem to have the knack. But I still want to grow a garden!! I have the ideal...