The first and most important preparation you need to do when gardening, is prepare the soil properly.  Today I am going to share a simple guidelines.  Every city, every piece of lands soil is going to contain different properties.  So, some areas soil will need more preparation more then others.  A good garden soil has…

This is my favorite time of year – PLANTING TIME! I love to garden! I love the satisfaction of growing our food, picking it to prepare dinner, and canning it to use during the winter. This is my 5th year planting a vegetable garden, my 3rd in So. Utah – we live in a really…

So, I learned a little something this round of doing flowers.  I was feeling bad for myself and even a little stupid considering I had posted about how awesome having pots full of flowers is!  My flowers were not budding.  The flower plants themselves were doing awesome, I just couldn’t get my petunia’s to bud any…

One of my favorite things to do every spring is pot flowers!  I grew up with a momma who always had colorful flowers covering our front porch starting the spring, all summer and all fall!  I posted a picture of my freshly potted flowers on Facebook the other day and I had a few people…