Since we started our garden we have been looking for ways to use resources that we normally just discard. We … Continue Reading Los Rodriguez Worms
Our plants continue to arrive. I’ve got to admit that sometimes it is a little weird to think that my … Continue Reading Our berry good garden
Most times we are outside, we look at our fence and think….there must be something we can do about this … Continue Reading We are growing fruit too!!
Last week we got our first landscaping shipment! Our peonies were delivered in a little box inside two tiny plastic … Continue Reading Planting Peonies
It may have snowed over the weekend (and last night apparently in some parts of middle TN) but we’ve been … Continue Reading Signs of spring!
When we moved into our mansion back in 2011 one of the first things we did was to remove a … Continue Reading Planting trees
We finished the landscaping cleanup!! I cannot believe how good it looks. We could leave it like this forever with … Continue Reading No more cleanup!
It has been about 3 weeks since we sowed the first seeds in our raised beds that we covered with … Continue Reading They are alive!!
All this gardening preparation has been done in order to host our garden “super stars”….the SEEDS!! We are starting almost … Continue Reading SEEDS!!!!!!
The weather in Tennessee has been a little weird. We have had several very warm days during the winter, and … Continue Reading DIY Cold frames
The new beds are up and ready and the old beds are “refreshed” and ready too! Setting up everything required … Continue Reading Soil is the key to happy plants!
I don’t know about you but somewhere along the way we failed to teach our dogs to garden. I am … Continue Reading Fencing the garden
Our vegetable garden is expanding this year. Last year I built 3 beds but only wound up using 2. This … Continue Reading Prepping the new garden beds
Once we had the edging installed we knew exactly what the garden’s boundaries were and proceeded to the next … Continue Reading Cleaning the garden beds
We have a ton of hard work to accomplish in our landscape plan to prepare for the arrival of the … Continue Reading Installing edging
On the same day that Javier and I planted the new little rose garden on the side of the house … Continue Reading Planting Pansies
Before we continue with tales of our Chicago trip, we’re going to continue with our garden saga. After moving three … Continue Reading Our new rose garden
When we moved into our house, we quickly learned from the neighbors that the previous owner had the most beautiful … Continue Reading The best yard in the street
There’s nothing all that special about these that make them “Rodriguez fajitas” except that the peppers come from our lovely … Continue Reading Rodriguez Fajitas!
Fall is almost here and the weather and pests have conspired against my garden. In the last update we told … Continue Reading See you next year garden!