Summer is coming!

During these dog days of summer, spring feels like a lifetime ago, and next spring feels even further off. While it would be easy to coast through the rest of the summer, soaking in all the beauty, I know I need to be thinking and planning ahead for spring now. That means making sure I…

Making Market

In the beginning, pulling together bouquets was almost effortless. A quick stroll around the yard and I could gather more than enough ingredients to put together something beautiful. But as time went on and my hobby turned into a business, having a steady supply of the right kind of ingredients became tricky. It’s one thing…

Strawberries a coming!

Before we dig into one of my favorite topics, I wanted to take a minute and say THANK YOU for your incredible feedback. When I asked for comments on the last post, I had no idea that the response would be what it was. Hearing your stories, your struggles, you dreams, your fears, your grand…

Before You Get Started Growing Fruit

If you’re new to fruit growing or you’ve dabbled for a little while and now you’re ready to get serious, spending a little time getting clear is an absolute must. Today, we’re going to do a little assessment to figure out what you’ve got to work with, what limitations you have to consider and what…