Month: May 2012

Garden Update

This year, instead of buying potting soil, we made our own by mixing top soil and our compost. We have excellent soil in the backyard and you can’t dig up a plant without having a worm hanging on to it. I read that potting soil had a lot of chemicals that were harmful to worms Read More

Pine Cone Discovery

Sean and Zack been doing sinking and floating experiments while I work on the garden. They would gather things from the backyard and drop them into their blue bucket. They didn’t clean up one day and when we saw the bucket, we were surprised to see that the pine cone closed up. We thought that Read More