The Greenhouse Project

The first project The Farmer chose to work on was my greenhouse. For several years before I met The Farmer, I took care of special needs foster children. The gardens and my greenhouse were sorely neglected.  I’m talking really neglected….like there was a...

Reclaiming the garden!

This summer we have been slowly reclaiming our garden one bed at a time.  For two years it was sadly neglected while we cared for two young special-needs foster boys. We literally planted a garden one spring and then didn’t step back into it until those boys...

Tune in Tonight!

Quick reminder… Tonight I’ll be talking about Seed Saving with Scott Terry.  You can tune in at 8:00 pm eastern time.  I hope we can cover the reasons to save seed and how you save seed – there are several ways! You will be able to ask questions via...

Turn your radio on…

Turn your radio on this coming Friday at 8:00 pm.  I’ll be talking about Seed Saving!  I know…it’s not soap but it is “farm” and I am a farm girl after all! I’ve been saving seeds for many years.  I hope to share with y’all...
Rogue Squash!

Rogue Squash!

It wasn’t me…(haven’t we moms heard that a million times!) I didn’t plant it, I’ve never seen one that I can recall. I don’t know what it is but I have a ton of them in the garden ! Any ideas?  Safe to eat? Ornamental? Has our...
April Freeze

April Freeze

I knew it would happen.  Spring just doesn’t come in January here in Tennessee.  We really didn’t have much of a winter this year.  The old timers said watch out in April or May.  They were right. We had a night of near freezing temperature and then the...