Seed Excitement

  Oh my, it's getting close to seed planting time.......I'm so EXCITED!!!   Does anyone else get excited about getting those seeds in some dirt??  What seeds will you sow for your garden this year?   We just ordered fresh seeds and feel that it just makes sense to start our seeds and raise our own plants for the garden.  It's so fulfilling and exciting to plant seeds and watch them grow!  Besides that, it is also frugal!   So order those seeds and get your 2023 garden on track.   I saw this and thought it just so … [Read more...]

PART 111- Homesteading Frugally on Selecting Plants for Your Garden

Every living thing has particular needs to thrive and some have special needs. It sure can be a challenge and expense for a gardener when he or she doesn't match their gardening site to the right plants. This article in the series will address some of the Basic Needs that have to be met for success with healthy thriving plants. 1. Length of Days 2. Light/Sun 3. Temperature 4. Water 5. Soil PH Now I admit....we don't go to the greenhouse or nursery with all these things weighing on our mind. I totally get absorbed to the point of not even … [Read more...]