Extremely Grateful!

Maybe it’s the postpartum hormones, but I find myself wanting to cry all the time because of how joyful and grateful I am for my family, healthy new baby, farm team, babysitter, spouse, business partners, sales outlets, followers, and friends.  I figured bringing...

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Say A Little Prayer, Then Let It Be

Say A Little Prayer, Then Let It Be

With a baby knocking on the door, this newsletter will be short and sweet!  As I write this on 2/23, i’m still pregnant, but that could change any day!  We can’t wait for this little boy to join our family...so he can just hurry up and “pop” on out. (As my 4...

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Hardy Annuals

Hardy Annuals

What are Hardy Annuals you may ask?  From Cool Flowers, “Hardy Annuals live for one year and survive cold temperatures.  Many are planted in the fall to winter-over and produce blooms the following spring and summer.  These flowers prefer growing in cool conditions.” ...

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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...

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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 that...

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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...

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