Squash bugs are a formidable enemy, but they can be controlled without using pesticides.
An alternative method to threading a needle and tying your thread when preparing to hand sew.
What happens in a beehive in the winter.
The springtime workload can get overwhelming, but we try to stay focused and do one task at a time.
Flowers and herbs you'll want to plant near or in your garden.
Keeping bees without breaking your back.
We found a place under the pines where the hives would be out of the 110-degree heat, so we started a free hive recovery service to build up our hives. Beekeeping brought us a number of surprises this year!
Fall Honey Harvest
Free Starbucks coffee grounds have a variety of uses around the home and garden.
A story of hidey holes and the hows, and whys, of finding them on old farmsteads like my cousin did at her in-laws place.