Tag Archives: Florida

A Gift – Florida Cactus Blooms

We have a vegetable garden, butterfly gardens, garden of herbs, fruit tree orchard, and a flower garden. We work hard in our gardens. We compost for the gardens to provide good soil. We plant, irrigate, pick weeds, squash bugs, and … Continue reading

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The Garden is Waiting

The garden is ready and waiting for the Spring planting! We’re in Florida, so the spring planting starts in February.¬†Tomorrow we’ll plant radishes, turnips, lettuce, brussels sprouts, broccoli, red La Soda potatoes, and Yukon Gold potatoes. Next month we’ll plant … Continue reading

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O Christmas Tree

We’re getting ready for Christmas on the farm. We went to a local tree farm and bought two Carolina Sapphire cypress trees. It’s our new Christmas tradition to have growing Christmas trees. TJ and Sadie are on patrol. They are … Continue reading

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First Fire

Fall Farm Frigid Freezing Florida Fireplace Finally Flames Fire Fabulous FUN

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Florida Prickly Pear

We found a prickly pear when we cleared some space around one of the fences. When I think of prickly pear, I have never thought of Florida! Maybe this is the New Mexico section of our property. It is on … Continue reading

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