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The Green Green Grass Of Home

The snow has finally left us here and we couldn't be more grateful.

I've been spending quite a bit of time thinking through the things that I want to grow this year. 

The garden will be a pretty good repeat from last year and I'll continue with my full-mulch decision.  I was educated on that concept last spring when I reached out to the University of Saskatchewan Plant and Garden help line and, although it took me awhile to wrap my head around no-till full-mulch, I had a great garden, with improvements noted in some areas and much increased ease with less watering and less weeding!

Over the past few years I've played around with a variety of concepts when it comes to the front yard.  Actually, that's an understatement!  For 20 years, I've played around with concepts!  And I've become more refined in acknowledging what I like, what I'm capable of and what I don't like doing.

I don't like weeding.

I can't commit to perennials.

I'm getting …

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