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Gardening: Start Small

  About 4 years ago, Chip bought a flip house that I didn’t love. I just wanted to get it done and sell it and move on. But Chip had other plans and before I knew it, our family was…

DIY Fairy Gardens

Being out in my garden relaxes me—even the smallest tasks, like pulling weeds and watering, put me at ease. My girls have fun with it, too, and love feeling like they’re helping mom out. A few years back we started…

DIY Plant Stakes

I love herbs. They’re probably my favorite thing growing in my garden because they’re a little easier to maintain than other plants, and I love using fresh herbs in my recipes. Since my children help me in the garden, I…

Planting Begins

In light of fall’s arrival, I’m going to start planting again! First, I have to make sure the soil is ready. I typically do this by breaking up the ground with my hands and gardening tools, adding some good soil…

Tending Your Garden(s)

September has begun and it’s time to plant my fall garden. One of my favorite spots on the farm is the garden Chip built for me a couple years ago. We plant all sorts of veggies and flowers and it’s…

The Simplicity of Gardening

Gardening has become one of my favorite pastimes. Five years ago I would have never thought I would be into it because it seemed too intimidating. I finally realized gardening is actually very simple. You put a seed in the…

Labor of Love

The season for gardening is fast approaching. Chip spent a weekend with the boys building me my new garden area at the farm. It was such a sweet surprise. The boys were so proud of their work. I can’t wait to…

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