October 3rd, 2022 GARDEN STAR

 October 3rd, 2022 GARDEN STAR

WELCOME to the October 2022 "You're the Star" Blog Hop! Before we continue onto the Linky party I wanted to share from my blog:_____________________________________ WELCOME to GARDEN feature week of the October 2022 "You're the STAR" blog hop! Meet your GARDEN week Hosts    This week is GARDEN feature week Swing by the GARDEN Hosts blogs: Angie @ God's Growing Garden [...]

End of Summer : Garden Clean Up

End of Summer : Garden Clean Up

How we are spending our Labor Day weekend? Cleaning the yard and putting the garden to rest. Remove any dead or diseased plant from your garden. Dead plants go into the  Compost. while diseased plants go into a bag in the trashcan.Save Seed from the plants that performed well for you this year. Put them into [...]

DIY Louisiana Elderberry Syrup

DIY Louisiana Elderberry Syrup

2 cups ripe fresh black or blue elderberries or 1cups dried elderberries4 cups water2 cinnamon sticks 1  cups raw honey or maple syrup cloves Pour the water into a saucepan and then add in the elderberries, ginger, cinnamon, cloves, and orange.Bring to a boil then reduce heat and simmer for 45-60 minutes, cooked uncovered.Once the mixture is reduced by half remove [...]

The Gardener’s Palette: Creating Colour Harmony in the Garden

The Gardener’s Palette: Creating Colour Harmony in the Garden

Releasing 7/5 /2022 Fill Your Garden with Color! Everyone wants color in their garden, but each gardener’s preferred palette is unique. How do you choose the right one for your garden, and how do you find the plants that will help you fulfill your vision? The Gardener’s Palette, published in partnership with the Royal Horticultural Society, shares [...]

Food Blog : Marinated Vegetables

Food Blog : Marinated Vegetables

Welcome to my Wednesday Food blog edition. Today's recipe is a family favorite during the Summer when the vegtables are coming in fresh from the Garden. I just got a load of veggies from a friend and I am making a batch for tonight. 2 C broccoli florets2 C Cauliflowers pieces 1 Cucumber slices 1 [...]

FOTD : Honeysuckle

FOTD : Honeysuckle

honeysuckle, (genus Lonicera), genus of about 180 species of ornamental shrubs and climbers of the family Caprifoliaceae. Honeysuckles are native to temperate zones of both hemispheres, but they also grow in the Himalayas, southern Asia, and North Africa; the majority of species are found in China Did you know the June flower with Roses is the Honeysuckle [...]