Arizona Garden in January#gardening #garden #arizonagarden #Januarygarden #gardeninginarizona #desertgarden Arizona Garden in January#gardening #garden #arizonagarden #Januarygarden #gardeninginarizona #desertgarden

Arizona Garden in January

Low Desert Arizona Garden in January What grows in Arizona gardens in January? I’ll show you. All of these pictures come from my garden in Mesa, Arizona.  We garden year-round in Arizona, but we can’t grow everything all year. Take a look at what’s growing this month, and let me know in the comments what’s […] Read more…

Meaningful Christmas Decorations Vintage Christmas Decorating Ideas #christmasdecorating #christmas #christmasdecorations #vintagesanta #vintagechristmas

Meaningful Christmas Decorating Ideas

I spend a little less time in the garden in December and more time with those I love inside our home. Thoughtful decorations add meaning to the holiday season. Decorations need not be expensive to add sentiment and a sense of belonging and tradition to your home. In this post I share some of my favorite meaningful Christmas […] Read more…

Arizona Garden in December#gardening #garden #arizonagarden #decembergarden #gardeninginarizona #desertgarden

Arizona Garden in December

Low Desert Arizona Garden in December What grows in low desert Arizona gardens in December? I’ll show you. All of these pictures come from my garden in Mesa, Arizona.  We garden year-round in many parts of Arizona, but we can’t grow everything all year. Take a look at what’s growing this month, and let me […] Read more…

How to grow Radishes #growingradishes #plantingradishes #radishes #gardening #gardeningtips

How to Grow Radishes

Growing radishes is the closest you can come to “instant gratification” in gardening. Radishes sprout easily, grow quickly, and are a perfect first seed to grow for new or young gardeners. Although they are easy to grow, there are a few things to keep in mind in order to grow radishes well. These 10 tips […] Read more…

Arizona Garden in November #gardening #garden #arizonagarden #novembergarden #gardeninginarizona #desertgarden

Arizona Garden in November

Low Desert Arizona Garden in November What grows in low desert Arizona gardens in November? I’ll show you. All of these pictures come from my garden in Mesa, Arizona.  We garden year-round in many parts of Arizona, but we can’t grow everything all year. Take a look at what’s growing this month, and let me […] Read more…

Gardening Gift Ideas - Gifts for Gardeners #gardening #gardenergift #holidaygiftguide #giftforgardeners

Gardening Gift Ideas – Gifts for Gardeners

This post was fun to write, I’m not gonna lie. Not that I don’t enjoy writing about celery, peas and broccoli . . . but I love sharing my choices for the 10 best gifts for gardeners.  Most of these I own and love, but a few (dropping a not-so-subtle hint to my husband here), […] Read more…

Arizona Garden in October #gardening #garden #arizonagarden #octobergarden #gardeninginarizona #desertgarden

Arizona Garden in October

Low Desert Arizona Garden in October What grows in low desert Arizona gardens in October? I’ll show you. All of these pictures come from my garden in Mesa, Arizona.  We garden year-round in many parts of Arizona, but we can’t grow everything all year. Take a look at what’s growing this month, and let me […] Read more…

Review of Gardener’s Supply Cedar Raised Beds #raisedbedgardening #containergardening #gardeners

Gardener’s Supply Cedar Raised Beds

Review of Gardener’s Supply Cedar Raised Beds In this post, I review Deep Root Cedar Raised Beds from Gardener’s Supply Company. These beds are simple to install, well made, and a great project to do as a family. Gardener’s Supply cedar raised beds are a welcome addition to my garden area.  Disclaimer: This is my honest […] Read more…

Peas: Planting, Growing and Harvesting Peas - How to grow peas #peas #gardening #growingpeas

Peas: Planting, Growing and Harvesting Peas

Peas: Planting, Growing and Harvesting Peas Fresh peas straight from the garden are sweeter than anything you can buy at the store. Peas are easy to grow in your garden, and because they normally grow vertically, provide a high yield in a small growing area. Read more about peas – planting, growing and harvesting peas. […] Read more…

Best Recipe for Zucchini - Carla's Calabacitas

Best Recipe for Zucchini – Carla’s Calabacitas

Best recipe for zucchini – Carla’s Calabacitas Too much zucchini on your hands? No such thing with this recipe. “Calabacitas” means “little zucchini” in Spanish. This dish is tasty and comes together quickly. Use it as a side dish, a taco filling, or add chicken or pork to make it a meal.  I first had […] Read more…