Archive for the 'Garden' Category

I’ve Got Worms

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

Ok, that title is admittedly creepy, but definitely something that I’ve wanted to share. Way back in April of 2009, I talked about our family’s journey to becoming more earth friendly and mentioned that we were considering someday dabbling in vermi-composting. That’s right. WORMS! Yeah, that was almost 4 years ago. Anyway, last spring we […]

Green Grass & Twins

Monday, August 9th, 2010

Green Grass This past weekend, we did a lot of work around our house. Hedges were trimmed, grass was mowed, oil was changed, rooms were cleaned, etc. After mowing the grass, I noticed that the edges of the driveway were still a bit shaggy and I really wanted it straightened up. Unfortunately, we do not […]

5th Birthday Week – Part 2

Tuesday, October 20th, 2009

Every year we make it a point to stop by my step mom’s family farm in the fall. We kind of incorporate it into Pinky’s birthday weekend and this year was no exception. The farm has about everything that a visitor could wish for. A wide variety of animals, fruit trees, a pond, tractors, fields […]

Let Me Sprout

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009

It’s been just a little over a week and our tiny plants are growing like weeds herbs, flowers and vegetables. Planting the seeds was super easy and making sure they get ample lighting and don’t dry up, secures that they will grow big and strong. I planted some basil, chives, parsley, impatiens and petunias, while […]

The End

Friday, March 20th, 2009

Today, I finished up my last final exam! It is such a relief to be done with school for the quarter. (Can we say Spring Break?) Feeling somewhat neglectful of my child for the last few weeks, I decided to pick Pinky up from school super early. We stopped by the store on the way […]