Frugal Accomplishments

How We Saved Money Last Week

I gave a son a haircut. I harvested lettuce and Meyer lemons from the garden. I’m very glad I took a chance and grew some lettuce in some pots this year. I sowed seeds in empty plastic pots from the nursery for zinnias, hollyhocks, and chives. I didn’t use any special seed-starting soil; I just…

The Garden | White Garden

The White Garden in Early March

Early in March, there is a short time when the white garden has a few pink blooms. Three of the four main trees in the garden design bloom with pale pink blooms (the two flowering plums and the Katy apricot) and the fourth, the Early Elberta peach, blooms with deep pink blooms. The first of…