Posts Tagged ‘Gardening Resources’

Stop Throwing Out Old Potting Soil

Does Mother Nature throw out all the soil on the earth and go to the store to so she can start over with fresh soil every Spring? Of course not. So why do we? Gone are the days when I throw out old potting soil in the spring. Now, revitalizing my existing soil is part of my…

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Tonkadale is my Groundhog

I pay no attention to Punxsutawney Phil.  My indicator that Spring is at hand comes from Tonkadale Nursery.  When I get the Spring events email, I start scheduling the seminars on my calendar.  (Tonkadale is located at 3739 Tonkawood Rd in Minnetonka, MN – off Hwy 7). In this post, I share more about Tonkadale…

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The Diggit

The Diggit has to be hands-down my favorite garden tool. Here’s a video of me using the Diggit to weed which is one of many reasons why I love, love, love it!     You can purchase the Diggit directly online at Diggit, Inc. It is made with galvanized steel.  The edges are serrated for cutting.…

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Fairy Gardening Ideas

This past spring, I visited Tonkadale Nursery for many weekend workshops.  They have an amazing Fairy Garden setup in their store.  Here are a few inspiring vignettes to consider. Here’s a little lawn golf for the fairies complete with benches for spectators.   I loved the little hand sewn burlap bags for the fairies to…

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