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Category: Garden

Gardening in Colorado {links to some good info for us CO garden newbies}

I have grown up around gardens.  When I was a young girl, we lived next door to my Grandma who had a very large garden behind our house.  Since we lived in a rural community, it wasn’t unusual for people to invite us over to pick from their…

About the blog {garden & hobbies}

Gardening has always been in my blood.  My Grandpa’s Dad was a rice farmer and my Grandma’s Dad was a cotton farmer.  When I was little, I spent time outside working with my Grandma in her garden.  One of my fondest memories is one where we…

First Colorado Garden {what we learned and next year’s plans}

If you’ve been around the blog for a while, you know that I love having a garden.  In Louisiana, the back third of our yard was a collection of raised beds and garden rows full of vegetables, some fruits & berries, and flowers.  Being in the garden has…

Let’s talk cabbage {recipes, links, and more}

  This is a post about cabbage.  And that just makes me giggle because it’s probably not at the top of the blog post most wanted list.  But we have an abundance of cabbage in our garden right now, and I am searching high and low for different…

Cottage gardens: {prudent cottage} style

Oh y’all! So…Is it bad if you start the 31 day challenge and then don’t post for days? I see you nodding your heads! I could tell you about the past few days of preparing & teaching for Classical Conversation, a migraine headache, teaching…