How To Grow Horseradish

How To Grow Horseradish Cover

A big, strong sailor man introduced me to horseradish many years ago, when I was but a thin, pimply, awkward adolescent.  This sailor man was my bestie’s daddy and we will call him Bubba.  On this particular evening, I was spending yet another Saturday night at my bestie’s house and Bubba was in the kitchen cooking up a … Read more…

Veggies In A Pot

Veggies In A Pot Cover Photo

Growing your own vegetables can be as complicated, or as easy as you want to make it.  Sure, you could go the traditional route, and till up half your backyard, truck in a load of steamy black gold, start seeds under grow lights, and transplant them into beautiful raised beds.  OR, you can take the super easy route, grab … Read more…

Hanging Herb Ball Tutorial

Hanging Herb Ball Tutorial Cover

If you have checked out Pinterest lately, you may have seen those gorgeous, drool worthy hanging succulent balls.  If not, log in, check them out, and wipe your chin like I did.  Ever since I saw that particular pin, I have been coveting a hanging ball of my own (not the hairy kind).  However, instead of … Read more…

Planting Up A Fresh Pot

Red, white, and blue container planting.

Spring plant sales to me, are like casinos to a gambler.  The colors, the textures, the ringing of the cash register, the little cardboard boxes ready to hold your new babies, and boy oh boy those hot deals!  It’s almost enough to make this self-proclaimed plant nerd cream her panties.  TMI?!   Get used to it. The first stop on my 2 week binge of … Read more…

Pea Planting Day

Spring has officially arrived!  The frogs are croaking, bulbs are blooming, and the damn woodpecker has returned to his springtime trickery of startling my family awake with his machine gun style mating call on the side of our house.  I know he is just looking for a little lovin’, but must he peck his brains out at 6am on my bedroom … Read more…