Category Archives: Home Gardening

Party On The Outside: Do-It Herself #womensforumdih

*Honest Blogger Found Here: I was invited to this event & given gifts without any writing requirements or obligations. Opinions are 100% mine. Here is our back yard. We call it our “bubble,” mainly because we are so surrounded with greenery that we can sit undisturbed by the rest of the world. It’s our place of sanity;…

It’s Your Thing, Do What You Wanna Do

How often do you get to do what you want to do? I don’t mean spending time with the kids or cleaning out the closet mess you’ve been looking at for years days, I’m talking about what you REALLY WANT to do. It seems like everyone is so caught up in “getting stuff done” or…

A Slice of Organic Life – Rainwater Barrels

Did you know: If you leave a sprinkler on for an hour, it can use the same amount of water that a family of four normally uses in two days? Outside watering during the hottest part of the day can mean that 90% of the water evaporates? Up to 70% of the water demand on…

Affording Organics Part 7: Plant a Garden Big or Small

Contrary to what you may believe, it doesn’t take a lot of space to grow organic vegetables in your own backyard. When one pictures a garden, rows and rows of green, lush plants may come to mind. If you have the time, money and energy, then yes. For the majority of us, a few plants…