Homegrown olives! Now what? Curing in Brine

So here’s my little olive harvest from my $10 tree I bought earlier this year. I left them on the tree for a while until the recent storm knocked some little olives onto the ground. I had to do something about it before they went to waste so here’s what I got: It’s a small…

Rehoming growing lotus

I moved everything around a little bit as the lotus water was getting yuckie and it needed a bigger home. I found this fish bowl laying around so hopefully it will be perfect for my little lotus. Also added rocks to the vase lotus.

Excited about these plump little Southmoon Blueberries!

I thought my blueberry plants were done – leaves started dropping like crazy, branches were turning red and leaves turning brown with spots. Total disaster. I tried to temporarily adjust the ph of the soil with diluted vinegar and removed all the old leaves remaining. New leaves are coming in now and the blueberries are…

Ingenious Water Genie

I just found the most amazing thing at Home Depot! And it was on sale for only ten bucks from $20. It is still worth the buy for $20 for sure. This is the first “as seen on tv” thing I have ever bought and I’m glad to report it works fantastically. The hose automatically…