Family · Flowers · Health · Organic · Outdoor · Yard Management

Poison….Beware….Caution….

Anyone who knows me well knows I am “a worrier,” an “over-protective mom” of three, so it was important to me to be educated and keep my kids and dog safe when I garden. This was my main motivation for creating a green and organic yard and garden, as I learned that most kids absorb… Continue reading Poison….Beware….Caution….

Family · Flowers · Health · Organic · Outdoor · Pictures

Interview with one of my favorite gardeners, my grandma!

When did you start gardening? The summer of 1959, our first summer in Patricia Park (in Des Moines).  That was the 1st time we lived in a home long enough and with a big enough yard to really garden.  I was so into gardening then that when my youngest son, who was in kindergarten, was asked… Continue reading Interview with one of my favorite gardeners, my grandma!