One of my very favorite things to do is randomly drive and stop at local farm stands, wineries, stores, basically whatever seems interesting. That paid off Saturday afternoon on my way back from an agility trial with Maddux when I stumbled upon Green Acres in Ballton Lake, New York. I mean first of… Continue reading Adorable Garden Center in Ballston Lake
I love my garden, but I really don’t like gardening. At least that’s what I’ve come to realize. Planting the plants, picking them out at the store or starting them from seeds, walking out to the backyard to harvest veggies and making a delicious homemade meal. I like all those things. Turn over the soil,… Continue reading Expanding the Backyard Garden
Don’t have too much time to explain, , but check out what came out of my Dad’s garden today — the garden that’s filled with plants from the Adirondacks!
It’s been just about a month since I planted my garden — yes, I know I put it in very late. The good news is, things seem to be coming along well, and I even have a few firsts. My first tomato is ready to be picked, and this morning I noticed my first watermelon… Continue reading Garden Firsts
I have an addiction and it’s all my aunt’s fault, because this is one trait I definitely got from her — I rescue plants. Yes, plants. You know the ones — they have the usually yellow sticker slapped on the side of their container with that dreaded nine letter word – “CLEARANCE.” Many times, there… Continue reading Rescue Plants