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Love getting mail from friends and decorated packages! Can’t wait to open it! #gardeningwithfriends thank you, @colleenkessler!

Wordless Wednesday: It’s a Chamber-of-Commerce Kind of Day

Wordless Wednesday: It’s a Chamber-of-Commerce Kind of Day

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Future Sunflower Forest

On one of the nice, pre-Spring days late last month, we finally got around to starting sunflower seeds. We’ve been planning to make a fort/forest/castle in the back section of the garden since last summer. The Wonder Kids are very excited.

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Since we’re late getting started and I’m tired of making seed cups, we used some expandable Jiffy pellets to start the sunflower seeds. A leftover dessert…

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Adding to the Right-Of-Way Garden

Adding to the Right-Of-Way Garden

In our ongoing efforts to beautify our Right-Of-Way, we added some seeds and a plant to it today. For Easter, our church had honorary or memorial mums available for purchase and used to decorate the front of the Sanctuary for the occasion. I don’t know if this is strictly a Southern custom or not. Being a born and bred Georgia peach who has loved in various parts of the country, I only ever…

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Our Easter mum from church is ready for it’s new home in the ROW garden.  #gardeningwithkids #gardenchat #gardenwalk
This is what happens when your 3yo decided the tomato seedling needs chocolate milk to grow big and strong. #gardeningwithkids #gardenchat
Cleaning out the ROW garden and found a fall mum that survived the crazy winter. Woot! #gardenchat #gardenwalk
The view out my kitchen window is bright and warm, in spite of the cold. #gardenwalk #gardenchat #azaleas

(Almost) Wordless Wednesday: An Overzealous Beginner’s Rose Garden

(Almost) Wordless Wednesday: An Overzealous Beginner’s Rose Garden

Our new, new-to-us, and propagated-from-old-rose-bush roses.

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Starting some zinnia seeds for the summer garden and mailbox bed. Woohoo! #gardenchat #pollinators