How My Garden Grows

I love gardening. This is my second year doing it alone and boy is it hard for one person. Nevertheless, I'm doing it. It's slower but I still get a bounty.

Tilled Garden Space

A newly tilled garden space.

Marigold Border

I planted marigolds around my garden.  They are gigantic ones.  They help with pest control.

Indoor Greenhouse

I planted a lot of vegetables and marigolds in my indoor greenhouse.  I got a jump on growing.

Pepper Washtub

My aunt gave me this washtub and I put it to use.  You can grow lots of plants in containers.

Onions, White, Red and Yellow

I had a small strip that needed to be put to use.  So I picked onions because they don't spread.  I could have planted many more in this area.  Next year...


Everything on the table is being prepped for the garden or containers.

Gardening Blog

Gardening Itch and E-Books

Published on Tuesday, March 29th, 2016 By Carmi
Gardening time is here ... or is it?  I say yes at least for starting your seeds, planning your...


Published on Sunday, March 20th, 2016 By Carmi
I have been saving eggshells for many years now.  It started out with chickens.  I had a bunch of...


Published on Friday, March 4th, 2016 By Carmi
This was my first ever, on my own garden.  I had a friend till my two spaces where we...

Garden Bounty

Published on Monday, August 3rd, 2015 By Carmi
I've been so excited to start harvesting.  I've been routinely getting cucumbers and they are delicious.  I've made a...

The Garden is Coming Along

Published on Wednesday, July 15th, 2015 By Carmi
I've been getting a few morsels out of my garden.  First were the cucumbers. They were small but oh...