The Southeast Native Plant Primer:

The Southeast Native Plant Primer:

Bring Your Garden to Life—and Life to Your GardenDo you want a garden that makes a real difference? Choose plants native to our Southeast region. The rewards will benefit you, your yard, and the environment—from reducing maintenance tasks to attracting earth-friendly pollinators such as native birds, butterflies, and bees. Native plant experts Larry Mellichamp and [...]

Weekend Life

Weekend Life

This Saturday I am at the Farmers Market picking up some Mustard Greens for lunch tomorrow. Today is National mustard Day which is made from the seeds of the plant......Lisa Mustard Greens : Basic Recipe : 4 bunches of clean mustard greens ( the ones from the market are pre cleaned but if yours are [...]

FOTD July 25th * Holly

FOTD  July 25th * Holly

Today I 'am celebrating Christmas in July ! With July 25th the 6 month point in the count down to Christmas : Every year family and friends stop by and cut off branches the decorate for the holiday and the rest of the year the birds love to nest in the tree. Lisa History/Lore The [...]

Holiday Weekend

Holiday Weekend

Happy 4th of July weekend to you if you are in the USA! It's a gorgeous outside but most official celebrations have been canceled this weekend. But I am outside in the garden enjoying the Summer weather .... It's all about the Cucumber today in my garden spot; Growing cucumbers in pots allows you to start [...]

Garden View

Garden View

Saturday Morning and I am out tending the Garden before temperatures sores: Looks like I will have yellow squash soon the blooms turn into vegetables. And this is a family favorite recipe : Smothered Squash : 6 summer squash ( cleaned and sliced) 1/4 C butter1 medium onion sliced thin In a large skillet melt [...]