Here is a third and final example in our Repurposing Items/Tipsy Tower series! As you can see, anything that can hold soil is a welcome candidate for this project. If it is cracked or leaks, so much the better. Every good container needs proper drainage. Let's begin... Assemble your ingredients... If you prefer, now is… Continue reading Everything Plus a Kitchen Sink Tipsy Tower!
You can make tipsy towers by repurposing almost anything that can hold enough soil to sustain a plant. Once you start thinking about containers it is amazing what will come to mind. This is a great project for reusing or repurposing items that would otherwise be headed for the trash. If it has a hole… Continue reading Tool Box Tipsy Tower
If Basil is like a diva who begs for a sweater on a balmy spring morning, Chives is the guy who drapes his leather jacket over her shoulders and flexes his tattooed muscles with nary a goose bump in sight. Hardy down to zone 2 Allium schoenoprasumis the last plant to say die in the fall and the first… Continue reading Chive Talk
Studies now suggest what gardeners have always known; gardening is good for you! Not just eating the vegetables, but the digging of the soil, planting the seeds, pulling weeds and collecting the harvest. It's good for the waistline, it's good for your heart and it's exceptionally good for your mental well-being. Most of us know a… Continue reading Ten Ways Gardening Cultivates Mental Health