Over the weekend, I threw on my big floppy sun hat and got down in the dirt adding more summer fare to our garden.
If you have a sunny spot in your yard that right now is filled with less than desirable existing plants, consider creating a butterfly garden.
The weather has been crazy beautiful lately. Santa Barbara feels more like summer, than spring— or the way we wish summer felt when all that June gloom fog rolls in.
Every now and then, my inner Martha appears and I get the itch to do something crafty. It all started with something I saw on Pinterest. Yes, I’m totally addicted.
Radishes taste great, are extremely easy to grow and make any plate prettier with their amazing ruby red color.
Adding a new selection of roses to my Santa Barbara rose garden.
All summer I have been waiting for a garden bounty of tomatoes. Santa Barbara finally got some nice summer heat and ta-da!…I found myself with five enormous plants all heavy laden with beautiful, delicious tomatoes at the same time. Great! Great. Great? My tomato windfall coincided with school starting, a full calendar of non-profit events […]