Halloween Joke Lunch Box Notes

My kids love when I leave them lunch box notes.   It's usually something like "have a great day" or "I love you so much".  And sometimes a "to my favorite 2nd grader".  Simple, I know.  But they love them. Halloween Joke Lunch Box Notes Next week, I'm going to print out these … [Read more...]

20 Ways to Make S’Mores

Camping is a staple activity throughout many months of the year.  Even when it gets chillier, people set up those tents and rough if for a couple of days.  Even though s'mores are a typical snack eaten while camping, you don't have to wait until then to have one! Check below for … [Read more...]

Using Fresh Herbs In A Variety of Ways

Using Fresh Herbs In A Variety of Ways Herbs are a simple addition to your home garden and can easily turn the simplest meal into a gourmet delight!  Herbs can change the flavors of your recipes in many different ways.  Every time you add a different herb to a bread, stew, soup … [Read more...]

Composting is Gardening Gold

Composting is one of the most important things you can do for your garden. Gardening has seen a huge increase in popularity over the past few years. Even city residents have rooftop gardens or tomatoes growing in pots on their decks. If you have the space, one of the best things … [Read more...]

How to Successfully Grow Cucumbers

How to Successfully Grow Cucumbers My youngest daughter loves cucumbers.  She enjoys them year round but it's always more fun to grow the veggies that you eat, isn't it? Growing your own cucumbers in the vegetable garden is a great way to enjoy fresh, crisp cucumbers right off … [Read more...]

Tips for Growing Zucchini

    Tips for Growing Zucchini Looking for some tips for growing zucchini?  I am so excited about my garden again this year.  It's doing well and there is so much growing right now!  One thing I was sure I wanted in there was Zucchini.  I love zucchini especially when it's … [Read more...]