Re-Pot or Leave?

Re-Pot or Leave?

I started some pumpkin plants from seed this year inside in those little plant pellet things. Two of the plants are growing bigger while the 3rd is just starting to sprout. Should I re-plant these into their own pots or

Re-Pot or Leave?

Re-Pot or Leave?

I started some pumpkin plants from seed this year inside in those little plant pellet things. Two of the plants are growing bigger while the 3rd is just starting to sprout. Should I re-plant these into their own pots or

Tomatoes and other veggies

Tomatoes and other veggies

I picked just about the last of the beans from the garden on Sunday. I decided to pick some tomatoes too, but only the ones with a blush on them, so the remaining tomatoes could grow more and ripen. Here

Tomatoes and other veggies

Tomatoes and other veggies

I picked just about the last of the beans from the garden on Sunday. I decided to pick some tomatoes too, but only the ones with a blush on them, so the remaining tomatoes could grow more and ripen. Here

Finally

Finally

I don’t know why I didn’t think of a staple gun before. The last time I tried to do this, I used glue, and I failed epically. So here we go. I didn’t buy enough for the whole thing cause

Finally

Finally

I don’t know why I didn’t think of a staple gun before. The last time I tried to do this, I used glue, and I failed epically. So here we go. I didn’t buy enough for the whole thing cause

I love working in my yard!

I love working in my yard!

Today was a beautiful day so hubby and I decided to work on our yard today. Helicopters! I’ve started bringing the seedlings (tomato, bell pepper, catnip) outside to get them hardy, I guess is what you call it. So far

I love working in my yard!

I love working in my yard!

Today was a beautiful day so hubby and I decided to work on our yard today. Helicopters! I’ve started bringing the seedlings (tomato, bell pepper, catnip) outside to get them hardy, I guess is what you call it. So far

I decided to finally post some pictures!

I decided to finally post some pictures!

i decided to finally post some pictures! i bought that teddy bear tote today at the $2 japanese super store. i don’t have a steady camera hand, so sorry for the blurrieness! these cinder block shelves have been in our

I decided to finally post some pictures!

I decided to finally post some pictures!

i decided to finally post some pictures! i bought that teddy bear tote today at the $2 japanese super store. i don’t have a steady camera hand, so sorry for the blurrieness! these cinder block shelves have been in our

Backyard planter

Backyard planter

I just thought I’d share this photo of the planter which has sprung to life. Everything in here was planted last spring and fall. To say that I’m tickled pink at not having to buy anything to put in it

Backyard planter

Backyard planter

I just thought I’d share this photo of the planter which has sprung to life. Everything in here was planted last spring and fall. To say that I’m tickled pink at not having to buy anything to put in it

Growing basils on my fire escape

Growing basils on my fire escape

I have to share my basils, because I’m just so thrilled with how well they’re doing. It’s neat to see the physical differences between varieties. At the far left are two lime basil plants. They were gifts, bought at an

Growing basils on my fire escape

Growing basils on my fire escape

I have to share my basils, because I’m just so thrilled with how well they’re doing. It’s neat to see the physical differences between varieties. At the far left are two lime basil plants. They were gifts, bought at an

I grow younger in heart :D

I grow younger in heart :D

takes me forever to clean my room though. sigh*

I grow younger in heart :D

I grow younger in heart :D

takes me forever to clean my room though. sigh*

Kitchen accent color ideas?

Kitchen accent color ideas?

We recently repainted our tiny kitchen a very pumpkin orange with a chalkboard backsplash. As you can see in the pictures, I attempted to accent with red and white, but was very disappointed. Logic would tell me a bluish green,

Kitchen accent color ideas?

Kitchen accent color ideas?

We recently repainted our tiny kitchen a very pumpkin orange with a chalkboard backsplash. As you can see in the pictures, I attempted to accent with red and white, but was very disappointed. Logic would tell me a bluish green,

First time poster!!! :D Picture overload….

First time poster!!! :D Picture overload….

Hey everyone. I’ve been a lurker here for a little while now and finally have a good excuse to post. I purchased some plants from a guy on craigslist a few months ago and wound up with a couple of

First time poster!!! :D Picture overload….

First time poster!!! :D Picture overload….

Hey everyone. I’ve been a lurker here for a little while now and finally have a good excuse to post. I purchased some plants from a guy on craigslist a few months ago and wound up with a couple of

Garden pictures this past week

Garden pictures this past week

Nasturtium blooming. First strawberries of the season. A baby Oak Treehopper sitting on the crook of my finger.

Garden pictures this past week

Garden pictures this past week

Nasturtium blooming. First strawberries of the season. A baby Oak Treehopper sitting on the crook of my finger.

first post. yay.

first post. yay.

Please excuse the unoriginal title. I’ve been peeking at other people’s rooms for quite some time now, and since I finally got my own finished today, I thought it was about time I posted. So here it is.c: WARNING —

first post. yay.

first post. yay.

Please excuse the unoriginal title. I’ve been peeking at other people’s rooms for quite some time now, and since I finally got my own finished today, I thought it was about time I posted. So here it is.c: WARNING —

Is this phlox?

Is this phlox?

Quick plant ID…. is this phlox? It’s about 4-5 feet tall. It’s growing all over my parents garden, as well as the prairie area planted in the schoolyard behind their house. They told me there was some back there. I

Is this phlox?

Is this phlox?

Quick plant ID…. is this phlox? It’s about 4-5 feet tall. It’s growing all over my parents garden, as well as the prairie area planted in the schoolyard behind their house. They told me there was some back there. I

Pest Problem on Basil

Pest Problem on Basil

I noticed a few days ago, my basil plant was starting to look a bit overwatered so I moved it so it could dry out a bit. Then yesterday, I noticed some of the leaves looked like they’d been chewed.

Pest Problem on Basil

Pest Problem on Basil

I noticed a few days ago, my basil plant was starting to look a bit overwatered so I moved it so it could dry out a bit. Then yesterday, I noticed some of the leaves looked like they’d been chewed.

Garden configuration.

Garden configuration.

This is my current garden configuration, discounting the fact that my morning glory seedlings have been ripped out by falling laundry poles, due to a strong gust of wind. I live on the 9th floor, facing the east. My garden

Garden configuration.

Garden configuration.

This is my current garden configuration, discounting the fact that my morning glory seedlings have been ripped out by falling laundry poles, due to a strong gust of wind. I live on the 9th floor, facing the east. My garden

cantaloupe

cantaloupe

IMG_0406, originally uploaded by Veeeyloova. any ideas what is the matter with this plant? It’s a cantaloupe. It’s fruiting, as you can see. Most of it is fine (it’s actually 6 plants), but a large chunk of it in the

cantaloupe

cantaloupe

IMG_0406, originally uploaded by Veeeyloova. any ideas what is the matter with this plant? It’s a cantaloupe. It’s fruiting, as you can see. Most of it is fine (it’s actually 6 plants), but a large chunk of it in the

Try marigolds with your veggies.

Try marigolds with your veggies.

Hi all. It’s my first post here and am new to blogging communities. I’m not sure if this should be tagged. During the spring planting season, my DH asked me to plant some marigolds, as it reminded him of his

Try marigolds with your veggies.

Try marigolds with your veggies.

Hi all. It’s my first post here and am new to blogging communities. I’m not sure if this should be tagged. During the spring planting season, my DH asked me to plant some marigolds, as it reminded him of his