What to do when all the work is done in the garden? My gardens are progressing since the application of bark chips last week.  It seems to help maintain the moisture levels in the soil.  I have harvested a spaghetti squash, cucumbers, peppers, tomatoes, and one zucchini!  Not bad for… Continue reading

Ready to pick!

The first of the squash is ready for harvest! Continue reading

Gardening Paradise

It is good to be a gardner today! Continue reading


Spaghetti Squash! Continue reading

Spaghetti squash blossoms

Foggy Pensacola,  FL morning. Continue reading


It has been a busy couple of weeks here in Pensacola, Florida with all the cleaning up after our major rain event where we received 26 inches of rain in one day! All of my garden areas survived and are thriving now! The temperatures are starting to climb, and soon… Continue reading

4/29 -30/14 NORTHWEST FLORIDA MAJOR RAIN EVENT: The Hundred Year Flood

Hi everyone. I have had a rough start to my blog this week because of the major rain event that we experienced in Pensacola, Florida and the surrounding areas in Alabama and Florida. We had a whopping 20-26 inches of rain in one day! The other storms that I have… Continue reading


Foggy Pensacola, Florida morning

Super Solid Granny Square

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4/22/14 Image from: Easter has now passed and the weather is heating up in Pensacola, Florida.  The time is right, as spring slowly slips from cool windy days, into moisture laden foggy mornings, into warm sunny afternoons.  Twice this weekend, at 1:00 a.m., I was awakened to the shrill… Continue reading