Rain Barrel

I know its silly but I’m so excited about this project! It was simple, cheap and green! Can’t get better than that. Here is how easy it was I’m only going to show you 3 pictures. Supplies: Tin Snips Rubber Gasket squares (in the plumbing repair section) Faucet Nut for back of faucet Screwdriver Scissors […]

The Start of a garden.

Yea! My veggies are in (for the most part) and they haven’t died with our recent cold nights.  So far I’ve Planted Black Cherry Tomatoes, Green Zebra Tomatoes and a Bush Tomato Plant, Red and Green Peppers, Habanero Plants and one thing of butter lettuce just to try it. When I get back from Chicago […]

CSA of sorts.

First of all for those of you who don’t know a CSA stands for Community Supported Agriculture. Typically this means you buy a share of a farmers crop for the year and then either get it delivered or pick it up weekly or biweekly. If that sounds good to you go to www.localharvest.org. to find […]

Now what? Seedlings

Ok what am I supposed to do with these: When it looks like this outside: Ahh the joys of Minnesota….   So really what do I do?!? Plant in bigger pots, keep them in here? What?   I’m going to be planting my herb seeds soon and maybe replanting the beans and peppers we shall […]