Category: The Busy Mama Garden

Hoop Trellis -Next year in the garden..?

I love the idea of a vine hoop trellis and I would love to create this with the grape vines but we will see.. There is also the possibility of doing this with the watermelons and the cucumbers, and any other vine plant that we Read More…

Noob Garden Harvests Aug 2017 through today.

Noob Garden Harvests Aug 2017 through today.

This result is a joint effort.. everyone in the family but Vince plays a role in the garden. We have learned a lot this year and next year will be even better. We are really good at peppers, we have so many that I am Read More…

1st Pic of Noob Garden in 2017

1st Pic of Noob Garden in 2017

Howdy to those following this blog made by Crazy Busy Mama. 🙂 Below is the first picture of the garden this season. After the rain in March, my family and I have been in and out of there trying to pull it together.. Everything was Read More…

Noob Garden May 2017.

Hi Everyone that is checking back on my website and curious to know what is going on in our garden. After a very wet winter, I opened my garden gate and saw green everywhere. I didn’t really do anything to it from Dec to February Read More…

Noob Garden Update #7

Hi there, we have officially given the garden a name and previous posts now reflect that name in their titles. 🙂 It has been a month since the last update so let me quickly update you.. We are in the middle of October and the Read More…

Noob Garden Update #6

Noob Garden Update #6

We are in the first week of September and thought I would post some garden pictures…The last few days have been much cooler to the point I could fall back to watering ever 36 to 48 hours which is nice since at one point in Read More…

Noob Garden Update #5 :)

Hi there, We harvested purple basil and sweet basil today. Our house smells so great with the herbs from our garden. You know what? You are never to old to play in the dirt.    

Another Harvest from Our Garden – It is so Fun to Play in the Dirt! ?

Another Harvest from Our Garden – It is so Fun to Play in the Dirt! ?

Another harvest from our garden – this time it is jalapeno peppers! Hubby is really happy because he likes them so much. ?

Noob Garden Update #5  Green Acres, Not Quite an Acre.

Noob Garden Update #5 Green Acres, Not Quite an Acre.

Howdy! The Garden is alive, well, and enclosed!  It is still a beginner’s experience in progress and we are totally having fun. Some of our plants are doing really well while a couple others didn’t quite make it. We replaced the Avocado tree with a Read More…

Garden Update #4 Still having fun in the dirt.

Here is a panshot of the garden from the sidewalk. Once the fence is in, I will have to stand on a ladder to take the same shot again. What is in the garden now?? Tomatoes, Cherry Tomatoes, Jalapeno Peppers, Strawberries, Lavender, Eggplant, Cantaloupe, Watermelon, Read More…

Our First Strawberries.

Our First Strawberries.

Our First Strawberries.

Our front yard fence is going up.

I hate the look of my deer fence that surrounds our front yard garden, effective but I don’t like the look. I finally settled on the basic 6ft fence to surround the front yard where the garden just happens to be. Come back next week Read More…