Mother’s Day

Words for today’s importance and meaning escape me. Instead I’ll wish a happy mother’s day and share a few of my favourite garden finds from last season. I can hardly wait for my garden to fully wake up this spring! Right now only my plum trees, Heather, and Elephant Ears are in bloom, and I don’t have…

Garden Experiment

I have a Tower Garden (I get a commission from sales), I LOVE my Tower Garden. But my Tower Garden has a problem. A small problem, well, actually a very big problem (okay, I may have read George and The Dragon (link to chapters, not affiliated at all) one too many times here!) I forgot to take…

Springtime in Alberta

One of my favourite things in the world is looking at my garden, seeing the buds open, and watching the transformation spring brings. I just wish the transformation was more linear with less snow! lol I can hardly wait until spring is fully here; I’ll get to see what my yard has to offer! We…

First buds of Spring

There’s something utterly magical about emerging from winter into spring. Brushing the dust off and stepping into he garden for the first time in months. I didn’t step out for long, and as soon as today’s snow stops falling, I’m hoping to be out there again, but what I found in my spring garden  leaves…