One Flourishing, Frugal and Fun Family!

One mother making ends meet and surviving today's recession by writing. One family learning to live off the land, cut back on expenses, and to live a simpler and a more self-sufficient lifestyle.

Adopted Motto

"Eat it up,
Wear it out,
Make it do,
Or go without."
~A Pioneer Sampler, by Barbara Greenwood~

Saturday, May 7, 2011

Garden Journal

May 5th
. . . planted sunflower seeds in the old water trough.  

May 6th,
. . . had evening thunderstorms with hail.  Lettuce, Peas, Onions, and some Spinach is up.  I hope they survive the hail.

May 7th
. . . one redbud tree seed has sprouted so far.   We planted 5 Dahlia bulbs today.

1 comment:

cmilba said...

Intriguing! Somethings telling me that I should read and place a comment on each one. Sometime ago, I planted 30 dahlia tubers, 10 sprouted out of the many. I wonder how many of your five dahlia had sprouted.