Tax day, my cousin Caryn’s birthday, Leonardo da Vinci’s birthday (Just found out about that one today) but most memorably for me, my sister Jeannie’s birthday. Jeanie lives in Virginia and I don’t get to see her very often, but she is a plant lover from way back, so I thought as a gift to her, I’d tell her about my day. Continue reading April 15th… a big day!
OK. So I have had many compost piles in my many years of gardening. But as even our fearless leader admitted, most of us are great at dumping waste into the pile. Few of us are very good at putting the finale product to work. Continue reading 2nd Night of Master Gardening… Composting!
Yes! So I’ve signed up to become a Master Gardener. My first night, I plugged the address into Siri and she took me about 15 miles out of my way on a very dark and rainy night. I was almost half an hour late for class, totally stressed and embarrassed, but I made it. Continue reading My Soil According to the Natural Resources Conservation Service