PERENNIAL COTTAGE GARDEN and VEGGIE GARDEN CLEAN UP

PERENNIAL COTTAGE GARDEN and VEGGIE GARDEN CLEAN UP

PERENNIAL COTTAGE GARDEN and VEGGIE GARDEN CLEAN UP ***VIDEO*** Hi friends. Please join me in a walk around the gardens. Here in southeastern Wisconsin it is now down in the low thirties at night. BRRRRRRRR Maybe you might enjoy checking out my YouTube channel featuring my gardens through the last 8 years. Click on the article to view the video.

LAST PLANTING OF 2017

LAST PLANTING OF 2017

The week of Halloween is when I do my garlic planting. It is challenging to find the perfect place to plant my garlic taking into consideration that you need to rotate crops, the sunniest spot and of course fertile, loose, well drained soil. My small vegetable garden area is on the west side of my house. Only about ten feet from the house. Which means the house casts a big shadow most of the day until mid June. High Summer…

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NO LETTUCE SALAD

NO LETTUCE SALAD

NO LETTUCE SALAD I love eating salads. Growing and forging all my greens. The darker the green and the deeper the reds are great ways to add nutrition to your diet along with all the fiber. When forging for greens I use the younger leaves, they are more tender. Flowers are another free source of vitamins and nutrients. Beautiful and edible. Adding chia and raw pumpkin seeds kick it up a few notches. Asiago or feta cheese to top it…

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TTTT – TEA TIME TUESDAY TOUR

TTTT – TEA TIME TUESDAY TOUR

TTTT – TEA TIME TUESDAY TOUR During my gardening season here in Wisconsin, zone 5, I am making weekly videos. They are titled TTTT – TEA TIME TUESDAY TOUR. They are located on my YouTube channel. Here is a link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5skLKXtVOF0 to my latest gardening video. There are more that preceded this video. Please join me in my tours to see the latest blooms and harvests. Enjoy my friends. Smiles, Lark

SPRING THAW – HEAT WAVE

SPRING THAW – HEAT WAVE

SPRING THAW – HEAT WAVE Here in southeastern Wisconsin this week’s temps have been in the high 60’s F. We all know this will not last BUT it sure is like taking a vacation to a warmer climate. I have REALLY, REALLY been enjoying the sunshine. My daily yoga has been done on our south facing deck. I love the positive effects this weather has on my mind, body and Spirit. BUT I also know that it is not a…

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