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Homestead Blog Hop 203

Welcome to the Homestead Blog Hop! I’m just here to report that we harvested tomatoes and peppers. This is good news people. Good news. It’s been a long hard summer, and I’m just happy that we were able to…

How to Garden With Allergies

How To Garden When You Have Allergies

I received product and compensation from Claritin© to write this post. All opinions are my own. It’s finally here, gardening season, and I’m all kinds of excited about getting my hands (and feet if I’m being honest) in the…

Kid Friendly Edible Gardening

Kid Friendly Edible Gardening Class at Morton Arboretum

Kid Friendly Edible Gardening  New year, new journeys right? This one finds Lil Miss (my youngest daughter and Sir Twizzlers twin) and I partnering up with Morton Arboretum to teach a class about our love for gardening! She’s super…

Pole Beans germinating for the garden

What’s In the Community Garden: 4/29

It’s April. Late April, and I still have nothing in the ground yet. Mostly because Chicago is being VERY tempermental with her weather, and mainly, because I’m just tired. We have started from seeds though, and I’m so excited…

One days worth of harvest from the garden of Houseful Of Nicholes

What’s In My Garden

So far, this month has been pretty decent as far as harvest goes. We’ve been able to collect corn, several varieties of tomatoes (we’re still trying to figure out what one plant is) okra, carrots, cucumbers,  green/yellow/red/orange/sweet peppers, some…