Grow Your Soil! Book Review

Grow Your Soil! Book Review

Growing awareness of the importance of soil health means that microbes are on the minds of even the most casual gardeners. After all, anyone who has ever attempted to plant a thriving patch of flowers or vegetables knows that what you grow is only as good as the soil you grow it in. It is [...]

Gifts of the Heart

Gifts of the Heart

Happy Valentine ! On my Craft table I have a few quick gifts to share with you : Heart Hand Lotion Recipe : The bees wax will keep them solid until they melt from the heat of your hands. Lisa 1/3 Cup Coconut oil 1/3 Cup Cocoa butter or Shea Butter (flexible, use a combo of whatever [...]

Organic Gardening for Everyone:

Organic Gardening for Everyone:

Homegrown Vegetables Made Easy - No Experience Required!  If you want to grow healthy vegetables at home, but have hesitated because it seems too hard and time consuming, Organic Gardening for Everyone is your perfect hands-on guide—an “if I can do it, you can do it” case study that addresses your concerns and gets you started. Loaded [...]

Christmas Holly

Christmas Holly

Since our last cold spell about the only thing with color is my large holly tree with red berries. But what do you know about Holly and its Christmas tie in? Holly, Ivy and other greenery such as Mistletoe were originally used in pre-Christian times to help celebrate the Winter Solstice Festival and ward off [...]

Organic Book of Compost

Organic Book of Compost

An early look at a book all of us could use... Lisa Organic Book of Compost, 2nd Revised Edition: Easy and Natural Techniques to Feed Your Garden (IMM Lifestyle Books) Handbook to Sustainable, Low-Cost Methods, Community Composting, & More, with FAQ Grow beautiful garden plants with rich soil you produce yourself! Complete guide to learning the [...]

Coming Soon * The Lifelong Gardener

Coming Soon * The Lifelong Gardener

The Lifelong Gardener: Garden with Ease and Joy at Any Age by Toni Gattone Timber Press “The secret to making the most of later life is to keep doing what you love. With practical advice and gentle inspiration, Gattone shows us how gardening can work for people of any age.” —Carl Honoré, author of In Praise of [...]

Book Review : Attracting : Birds,Butterflies and other backyard wildlife

Book Review : Attracting : Birds,Butterflies and other backyard wildlife

https://www.amazon.com/National-Wildlife-Federation-Step-Step/dp/1580118186/ref=sr_1_fkmr1_1?keywords=Attracting+Birds%2C+Butterflies%2C+and+Other+Backyard+Wildlife%2C+Expanded+Second+Edition&qid=1564754584&s=gateway&sr=8-1-fkmr1 Make your backyard more nature-friendly by providing habitats for the local wildlife! From the National Wildlife Federation, the largest U.S. nonprofit conservation organization, with 6 million members and 51 state and territorial affiliated organizations17 step-by-step projects that everyone can do together make getting your family back to nature easy, educational, and funOver 200 color photos of [...]