Grapevine Wreath DIY, Hot Farm Boy Optional

Grapevine Wreath DIY Red cat looking at grapevine wreath

I’ve wanted to make a Grapevine Wreath for a gazillion years, but for some reason, suspected it would be an intensive process that required years of foraging knowledge, a hiking expedition up Everest, a chainsaw, full body armour, and a baby pool. Oddly, none of those things are necessary.     As it turns out, … Read moreGrapevine Wreath DIY, Hot Farm Boy Optional

Deadheading Flowers: Off With Their Heads! 

Deadheading Flowers: Grooming your garden   It’s oft been said to me that being Queen of the Universe must be a terrribly difficult position to hold, what with all the responsibility. But I can assure you, it’s not all bad. You get a nice chair. And your minions take care of all the mindless, exhausting … Read moreDeadheading Flowers: Off With Their Heads! 

Herb o’ the Month: My Preeeeciouuuus Carol Salad Burnet

Salad Burnet herb peeking out of snow.

Lost in the dreary doldrum of winter, my eyes gaze out upon my dry, crunchy garden, brown silhouettes the only reminder of the once lush, invigorating kaleidoscope of life that filled those sturdy wooden boxes. Though only a few short months ago, it feels like eons since I’ve laid eyes on anything green. When fwaaaabaaaapppp! … Read moreHerb o’ the Month: My Preeeeciouuuus Carol Salad Burnet

How to Make Cucumber Salad for a Dutchman

I don’t like Cucumber Salad. Or food really. “Whaaat?!?!”, you say. “Gasp!”, you say.  “Feeeeliiing. Faaaainnt.”,you say. I know. I know. You’re okay. Also, I mighta exaggerated a lil there. I’m just the world’s pickiest eater. And being the world’s pickiest eater means I don’t like cooking either. Like, at all. But, because sometimes your … Read moreHow to Make Cucumber Salad for a Dutchman