DIY Herb & Flower Rack

Summer harvest season is upon us. Vegetables, fruits, flowers, herbs. Praise God for this abundance! It is time to savor, gather and preserve all this goodness. Herbs are on my mind but I needed a drying rack so I made one, for next to nothing. Let me show you how you too can make this super inexpensive, FAST DIY Herb & Flower Rack. Ways to Preserve Herbs There are lots of ways to preserve herbs. Maybe one of the best ways to maintain...

Small Potager Garden Inspiration

A Potager Garden is a homemaker's pride and joy. A "kitchen garden" that is truly your teammate in the daily grind of meal making. A space of BEAUTY and BOUNTY, it is truly way more than the sum of it's humble parts. Won't you join me in my Small Potager Garden for a lil' inspiration? So What is a Small Potager Garden Anyway? Potager pronounced, "poe-ta-zhay" is a French style of gardening that combines vegetables with herbs and flowers. It is...

Garden Theme Birthday Party

Need ideas for a Garden Theme Birthday Party? Our baby girl turned 2 years old last week. They just grow so fast don't they? Because the weather, the garden and the back patio is beautiful right now AND because she is "growing like a weed" - we decided to have a Garden Theme Birthday Party. Come join us won't you? Why a Garden Theme Birthday Party? I must admit - if I had to pick the perfect party for myself it would certainly be a garden...

Top 4 Places to Buy Trees Online

I get it! Trees are EXPENSIVE. They are an investment in the first place and huge commitment to care for. You want to be sure that what you spend your hard earned money on will GROW. Fear not! There are many affordable, reliable and most importantly RESPONSIBLE options out there. Here are the Top 4 Places to Buy Trees Online and WHY. I'm a busy mom and live in rural Montana. I don't have time to drive 2+ hours to large commercial nurseries to...

Rural Living & Sourcing Healthy Food

After years, I have figured it out and here is how I choose Rural Living & still pull off sourcing Healthy Food. There are so many incredible benefits to living in the country. Rural living is peaceful and offers a buffer of protection against the hustle and the bustle & crowded chaos of the cities. I have never been a city girl and have always lived in Montana. I could never live anywhere else but still desire to eat and feed my family...