Monthly Archives: August 2015

My Most Awesome Gardening Experience This Summer – Wow, I learned a lot

Wow, I’ve learned so much about gardening this summer.  When I started my gardening project this summer for the first time in a very long time I was extremely excited. …

Learning to Love Chickweed

Like many Alaskans I have spent countless summers struggling with chickweed in my garden and lawn. I painstakingly remove plant after plant until I am feeling smug about myself. Then…

Planning is the first step to gardening success

Planning a garden is the first step to gardening success. Like many things in life, I learned this the hard way. The first time I had my own space in…

Getting KREATIVE with KALE

This year my garden is exploding with kale! We have so much of it that you would have to eat salad every day of the week for the rest of…