I Love Mother Nature. But I Hate Bugs.

I Love Mother Nature. But I Hate Bugs.

May 16, 2018 0 Comments

My artwork and blogging are a celebration of my love for Mother Nature. But I’m a Mother Nature-loving PHONY.

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The 2018 Great Aphid Apocalypse: Mother Nature Reminds Me Who's In Control

The 2018 Great Aphid Apocalypse: Mother Nature Reminds Me Who's In Control

May 09, 2018 0 Comments

APHID INVASION! APHID APOCALYPSE!! When gardeners enter full panic mode...

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Mother Nature says “Don’t Be a Snarky Gardening Expert!”

Mother Nature says “Don’t Be a Snarky Gardening Expert!”

April 30, 2018 0 Comments

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Spring Gardening Rant: Making Mountains Out of Gopher Hills

Spring Gardening Rant: Making Mountains Out of Gopher Hills

April 16, 2018 0 Comments

Gophers create a sort of root cellar where tasty food hangs from the ceiling like edible stalactites, or root-cicles. Fear the gopher.

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IS IT SPRING YET?

IS IT SPRING YET?

April 12, 2018 0 Comments

Anyone tired of waiting for spring to arrive? Even though it's still chilly here, I've got flowers blooming! See what's in the garden!

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Growing Dirt: The Journey to a No-Lawn, Xeric Garden

Growing Dirt: The Journey to a No-Lawn, Xeric Garden

April 02, 2018 0 Comments

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Gardening is Thinking...And Then Digging

Gardening is Thinking...And Then Digging

March 19, 2018 0 Comments

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Gardening Panic: Don't Solve the Wrong Problem!

Gardening Panic: Don't Solve the Wrong Problem!

March 12, 2018 0 Comments

Do you have a long, narrow garden? Have you solved the problem of how to make it look less like a long, narrow garden and more like a garden sanctuary? Read on.

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From Horror to Happy: The Not-So-Instant Garden

From Horror to Happy: The Not-So-Instant Garden

March 09, 2018 0 Comments

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Peony Shaming: Native vs. Non-Native Plants

Peony Shaming: Native vs. Non-Native Plants

February 26, 2018 0 Comments

Should we gardeners use only native plants in our gardens? Can't we have non-natives, too? Can't we all get along? Read on for the native plant controversy.

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Design Inspiration - Ocotillo

Design Inspiration - Ocotillo

February 19, 2018 0 Comments

The gorgeous Ocotillo cactus is my design inspiration for today. Beautiful in bloom and when it's not in bloom.

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Win a $75 Gift Card to Snoring Dog Studio! And more!

Win a $75 Gift Card to Snoring Dog Studio! And more!

February 16, 2018 0 Comments

Enter to win a $75 Gift Card from Snoring Dog Studio and $75 cash!

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