dustymiller

flower fever

If you’ve been around here for a while, you know I have a love/hate relationship with this time of year. The wobbly weather makes me impatient; I just want to get outside and put things in the ground, but Iowa doesn’t always agree. On the other hand, I have a lot to do indoors. I […]

container gardening for the lazy

For the last few years, every spring Jimmy and I have tried to plant a vegetable garden. We have had varying degrees of success with this. Two years ago, knowing very little about gardening but wanting the Earth Mothery feeling of digging around in the dirt with my hands, we bought a bunch of terra […]