Happy 12th Anniversary Hubby

Hubby’s gift for our anniversary is perfect! It’s a lovely little addition to my garden, picked up at the Lowes in Front Royal, Virginia. Happy anniversary, honey!

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*** This personal blog is comprised solely of the opinions, views, projects, and travels of its author, Stacey Morgan Smith. She is lucky enough to have loving family and friends whom she drags along with her on her adventures and whom she puts to work on her little farm. She uses this blog to help promote living in the mountains of the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, from Roanoke to the Potomac River.**

In Search of the Perfect Garden Plant Marker

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mini-blind plant markers

Garden markers…really? Is that what I wake up thinking about at 5:00 am on a blustery Saturday morning? There’s no explaining my crazy mind, so I’ll just go with it.

Those who know me won’t be surprised to read this, but I’m really…well..particular. In the course of […]

2011 Vegetable Garden Evolution

The July sun is starting to beat hard on the garden, and we’re supplementing Mother Nature with a little well water and rain barrel collection. Click on any of the pictures to see them a little larger.

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*** This personal blog is comprised solely of the opinions, views, projects, and travels of its author, Stacey Morgan Smith. She is lucky enough to have loving family and friends whom she drags along with her on her adventures and whom she puts to work on her little farm. She uses this blog to help promote living in the mountains of the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, from Roanoke to the Potomac River.**

Vegetable Garden Evolution 6.4.11

Almost everything is planted – finally! Still need to seed the runner beans and a bag of mixed nasturtium seeds I’ve collected over the years.

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*** This personal blog is comprised solely of the opinions, views, projects, and travels of its author, Stacey Morgan Smith. She is lucky enough to have loving family and friends whom she drags along with her on her adventures and whom she puts to work on her little farm. She uses this blog to help promote living in the mountains of the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, from Roanoke to the Potomac River.**

Vegetable Garden Evolution – 4.8.11

Here we go! We are long overdue,  but we’re going to do it —  we’re going to get the garden in shape!

The below picture is actually from last year. It’s been really rainy of late, and we haven’t been able to get any good pictures. The garden actually looks worse now —  it is […]