2016 was a tough year for the blog. Things started out strong, but our move quickly took center stage and left little time for tending the garden, let alone writing about it. It was difficult to sit out the garden
As usual, spring has ushered in a flurry of activity around here. The raspberry canes have been trimmed back and the new shoots transplanted back into the boundaries of the garden. The strawberry patch has been cleared of grass and
Hello friends, it’s been a while! I have taken short breaks from the blog in the past, but this time was different. This was a much longer break, but I assure you it was for a much more important reason.
One of my goals in redesigning the blog last month was to make the entire site a bit more social media-friendly. The old design had some serious limitations in that department, so I wanted to make it easier for readers
Hooray!!! To say that I am THRILLED to finally share this news with you would be a bit of an understatement. By now regular readers will have noticed that things have been awfully quiet around here this month, and while I
Image provided by Rockridge Press/Calisto Media THANK YOU to all who entered the Canning & Preserving for Beginners giveaway! I have so enjoyed reading your comments and it does my heart good to see such enthusiasm for gardening and
Sweet Domesticity is on Facebook! I have been working on the page on and off for a while now, but just got it off and running a few short weeks ago. Click on over and “like” Sweet Domesticity to see new
You’ll notice a few changes around here in the coming weeks! For a while now, I’ve been somewhat dissatisfied with the “feel” of the blog at times. Don’t get me wrong, I am really proud of the work that I put into