End of June Garden Update 2018

I can't believe that it's already almost the end of June. That's one thing about the warm weather - I spend all winter long waiting for it. It feels like it takes forever to arrive, but when it does - it flies by. That bothers me, a lot. Anyhow, let's take a quick look around…

Flea Beetle Damage on Amaranth Plants

Ugh, flea beetles. I've been meaning to make this post for a couple weeks now, but I've been so busy running around doing whatever that I've been falling behind. There's also a video that should accompany this post on the YouTube channel, but honestly, I haven't even recorded the audio for it yet. I also…

June Garden Update – Cut Flower Garden and Vegetable Gardening for Beginners – Growing Flowers from Seed

I know I say it every single time that I write one of these, but I seriously can't believe how much everything has grown since the last time I posted! Let's take a quick look around, shall we? Here's a look at the entire garden. I took the time to pull out a lot of…

June Garden Update – Week 2 – Growing Flowers from Seed + Vegetable Gardening for Beginners

Hey, everyone! It feels like it's been awhile since I've posted something here. I've noticed that this has quickly turned into a place that I keep my garden notes. Eventually, when things settle down, I'd like to make more posts that mention "how-to" do things and whatnot. The process of collecting the photos for those…

Cut Flower Garden Jar Arrangement – Snapdragons and Pansies – Growing Flowers from Seed

What's that?!?! Are those SNAPDRAGONS?!?! If you've been around the blog for awhile, you'll know that I'm absolutely terrible at growing snapdragons. I've tried several times, but something always go wrong. Not this year! I grew actual snapdragons - look, there's even photographic evidence! This variety isn't one of those fancier hybrids, but rather came…