Learn How to Raise Backyard Chickens Pt. 1

We recently purchased four Golden Comet laying hens for our first backyard chicken flock. In our area we are not allowed to have roosters, but to be honest I have an alarm clock and don’t need another.

Planting Strawberries

Planting strawberries is something we love to do! We use strawberries for jam, pies, or just to eat with breakfast and what better way to eat them than fresh from your own garden. A few things we recommend before planting strawberries. If you are planting them in the ground verses garden beds we recommend that…

How to Deadhead Flowers

Learning how to deadhead flowers is very simple and if done at the right time can be an enjoyable experience. First, what is deadheading? Deadheading basically means to remove the deadhead of your flowers. It’s worth deadheading your flowering plants so as to refocus the plants energy to making new flowers. Removing

5 Easy Gardening Hacks

Gardening hacks are meant to make your gardening experience easier and more enjoyable. Best of all some gardening hacks reuses items you are throwing away almost on a daily basis! Below are 5 hacks we use in our garden or around our property each year. There are many hacks out there if you have the…

How to Make Kosher Dill Pickles

Learn how to make Kosher Dill Pickles by following our simple to follow instructions. If you have never made these you may be surprised by how very easy it really is. If you like gardening and growing your on cucumbers why not preserve those cucumbers to last until next season! So let’s get started! Ingredients…

Early Garden Pictures

Please enjoy our early garden pictures. We also enjoy photography and photographing our garden. Either veggies or flowers, a garden is nature at it’s best! Get outside and take pictures. Be prepared for nature, birds, honey bees and all of natures wonders! At times you may have to take many pictures of the same object…