Growing Iris Plants

Every spring I look forward to seeing my iris plants begin to bloom.  These are generally one of first to begin sprouting leaves, so I know that the rest of my flowers will start blooming shortly after. These are great plants for having a tall green plant through the fall season.  The flowers will begin … More Growing Iris Plants

Homestead Blog Hop #29

Homestead Blog Hop #29 Welcome!   I haven’t been able to spend too much time outside due to it either being way too hot or rainy – how about you? The Homestead Blog Hop will take place every Tuesday and is for all things homesteading: real food recipes, live stock, crafts, DIY, how-to’s, gardening, homeschooling, natural home/health, … More Homestead Blog Hop #29

Homestead Blog Hop #28

Homestead Blog Hop #28 Welcome!   The Homestead Blog Hop will take place every Tuesday and is for all things homesteading: real food recipes, live stock, crafts, DIY, how-to’s, gardening, homeschooling, natural home/health, self-sufficiency, self-reliance, natural remedies, essential oils, & more! MEET YOUR HOSTS: Whole-Fed Homestead The Woolly Homestead Rabbit Ridge Farm Essential Homestead Recreational Gardener Home … More Homestead Blog Hop #28

Homestead Blog Hop #27

Homestead Blog Hop #27 Welcome!  So many flowers are blooming right now – everything is so pretty! The Homestead Blog Hop will take place every Tuesday and is for all things homesteading: real food recipes, live stock, crafts, DIY, how-to’s, gardening, homeschooling, natural home/health, self-sufficiency, self-reliance, natural remedies, essential oils, & more! MEET YOUR HOSTS: Whole-Fed Homestead The … More Homestead Blog Hop #27

Homestead Blog Hop #26

Homestead Blog Hop #26 Welcome!   My peonies and iris are blooming this week! The Homestead Blog Hop will take place every Tuesday and is for all things homesteading: real food recipes, live stock, crafts, DIY, how-to’s, gardening, homeschooling, natural home/health, self-sufficiency, self-reliance, natural remedies, essential oils, & more! MEET YOUR HOSTS: Whole-Fed Homestead The … More Homestead Blog Hop #26

Tiered Herb Garden

There are so many different types of gardens to choose from. This summer I plan to experiment with some new methods of gardening.  Since my yard isn’t very large I wanted to try vertical gardening.  Vertical gardening is a creative way to grow plants and flowers  you have limited space.  Instead of planting everything side … More Tiered Herb Garden

Daffodils | 2016

Last fall I found a really good deal on daffodil bulbs and decided to buy a package of 40 for the low price of $10.  I had never grown daffodils before and really didn’t know too much about them, other than they are really pretty. My daughter and I spent a weekend last fall planting … More Daffodils | 2016