Category Archives: Garden Walks

Door to Door Gardens

I just came back from my first trip to Door County. Although we did not go there for any garden walks or shows, my friend Danelle and I could not help but notice the beautiful gardens we saw as we … Continue reading

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Every Birdie Welcome

While I’ve been busy getting the kitchen garden planted (nearly done!), we have had new neighbors move in both in front and back of our house. First I noticed the signs of nest building in a birdhouse hanging on our backyard … Continue reading

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My Glamorous Garden

These tweets are nice way to put quick updates into this garden journal, especially when I don’t have time to write a longer post. Someday I’ll write more about how I came up with those colors for our shed.

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A Picture Is Worth a Thousand Words

Great news! I’ve finally sorted and uploaded the pictures from the garden walk. THE MASTER GARDENERS GARDEN WALK 2011: Front Yard Perennial Garden (12) – The most recently added ornamental garden Utility Area (9) – Behind the scenes of the … Continue reading

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In the News

Here are a couple links to recent articles in local newspapers about the Will County Master Gardeners Garden Walk that my garden was just on. Trib Local.   This article, printed before the garden walk, mostly quotes from the descriptions … Continue reading

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Two Days of Conga Lines!

Every time I leave the house to go to a master gardener meeting, my husband Stan tells our sons that what I’m really doing there is conga lines. And do you know what? Even though we’re not literally doing conga … Continue reading

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