Cutting and Caring for your Fresh Cut Flowers

Cutting and Caring for your Fresh Cut Flowers

The big summer harvest has begun!  We’re just on the very edge, the tipping point, so I still have a little free time to write this blog. 🙂  I thought that for those of you who might have some cut flowers in your yard, some general harvesting tips might be...
How to Care for Growing Seedlings

How to Care for Growing Seedlings

If you’re like me, you’ve started your seeds (see last month’s blog for more info) and have been babying them along.  I like to check on them first thing and say, “Good Morning, Seedlings!”, and then tuck them into bed at night. (not really, but it kind of feels...
Start your own Cutting Garden from seed!

Start your own Cutting Garden from seed!

The weather is warming up, the crickets and frogs are singing…spring must be close!   If you are like me, you are finishing up planning your summer cutting garden.  It might just be a small bed in front of your house, or several rows in the...
Tips and Tricks for DIY Flowers

Tips and Tricks for DIY Flowers

I put together this list based on my own DIY flower experience for my brother-in-law’s wedding.  I only have experience with using local, seasonal flowers. I’m not a florist, so these tips come from a real live amateur!    Connect with your local flower farmer a year...