garden lessons learned so far

I've spent the last couple of weeks re-potting plants that I started indoors because they grew too big for the pots I used or I crowded them in and now they are fighting. Meanwhile, I'd rather be starting new seeds because I have collected a bit of an heirloom seed library. Something I know about myself is that I love to create but I'm not always into the "maintaining" part once it's set up. Since there is no one but me at this point who is into this gardening hobby, I'm in it for all of the duties. That

2019-06-03T18:57:42-04:00June 3rd, 2019|heirloom adventures|Comments Off on garden lessons learned so far

starting an heirloom adventure

Heirloom gardening is not a new concept but it is a new adventure for me. The terms "heirloom" and "homesteading" are current trends that really just refer to the way life was lived many moons ago. I've always fancied the memories of my grandparents and how they lived, not that all of it, or any of it actually, was glamorous. It just seemed simple and real. Even my own childhood memories have an air of simplicity to daily life. But that has nothing to do with this section really, except to lay the foundation for my new adventure into

2019-05-21T15:55:56-04:00May 21st, 2019|heirloom adventures|Comments Off on starting an heirloom adventure