I learned how to spot hawk moth eggs and various destructive caterpillars, but could I catch the moth somehow?
Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these. Matthew 19:14 A couple years ago I gathered a hodge podge of tiny props and flat ground growling herbs to make my little girl a fairy garden. I had always been captivated by … Continue reading Just Use Your Imagination, and your child’s toys, to Make a Fairy Garden
Be studious in your profession, and you will be learned. Be industrious and frugal, and you will be rich. Be sober and temperate, and you will be healthy. Be in general virtuous, and you will be happy. At least, you will, by such conduct, stand the best chance for such consequences. -Benjamin Franklin Some people … Continue reading UpCycling for the Kitchen Garden
I recently saw someone use egg shells to start seeds on Pinterest and I wanted to try it myself. My added touch? I used a sharpie to label the seeds so that I remember what I planted and when. When the seedlings are the desired size for transplanting, I can bury the eggshell right into … Continue reading Trying a New Seed Starting Method