Creating a Life of Plenty

June 23, 2016
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Here Chicky, Chick, Chick (Part 2)

Creating a wholesome environment extends beyond food and water.  We are outfitting our girls with the best items we know to keep them healthy and comfortable.  These are new pets for us and as such, they do take an investment.  … Continue reading

May 12, 2016
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Gardening in Colonial Williamsburg

Recently I was privileged to attend the 70th annual Colonial Williamsburg Garden Symposium sponsored in part by the American Horticultural Society. The theme was Trailblazers and Trendsetters. Our keynote speaker was Joe Lamp’l from the PBS Series “Growing A Greener … Continue reading

March 5, 2014
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Avoiding the “Hungry Times” in style and in small space!

In historic agrarian cultures, the late winter and early spring were known as “The Hungry Times”.  Winter stores of meat have been nearly exhausted or have gone bad due to poor preservation techniques and new crops of spring vegetables were … Continue reading

February 26, 2014
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Here We Go 2014!!!

This is always an exciting time for me.  February is the time I plan the vegetable garden for the next year as well as any larger projects I plan to take on for the year.  For the last two years, … Continue reading