Gardening

Take Time to Grow

A reflection on personal growth through gardening at Cowlick Cottage Farm

MG_8313-563x370.jpg

There are probably as many reasons to garden as there are gardeners, don’t you think? For me, growing fruits and vegetables at Cowlick Cottage Farm started out …
Read More

Spring Means Fava Beans

MG_9142-563x369_thumb.jpg

Fava beans (Vicia faba), or broad beans, are an ancient Mediterranean crop and a member of the pea family. Planted by seed
Read More

Fruit Trees Please!

Meyer Lemon Blossom, www.cowlickcottagefarm.com

I first fell in love with the idea of having a fruit tree back when we lived in suburban Clearwater. The yards were quite small, and several of our neighbors had citrus trees …
Read More

Garden a Disaster? Well, Kiss My Aster! (A Book Giveaway)

_MG_8748 (364x563)

Amanda Thomsen’s book, Kiss My Aster: A Graphic Guide to Creating a Fantastic Yard Totally Tailored to You is one of my new favorites …
Read More

Comfort from the Winter Garden: Creamed Kale

MG_8522-563x423_thumb.jpg

This has been a strange winter weather-wise. While my family up north is buried from last night’s historic blizzard, the temperatures here will be in the 70s …
Read More

Ten Days of Holiday Giveaways for Gardeners–Final Winner and a Recipe for Shrimpies!

MG_7489-323x563_thumb.jpg

I hope that everyone has been enjoying this holiday contest as much as I have! Today I am excited to announce our final winner, Lara Ruiz! Lucky Lara is the winner of an autographed set of how-to deck cards from P. Allen Smith. Woot! Lara, please send your shipping address to cowlickcottage@gmail.com and
Read More

Ten Days of Holiday Giveaways for Gardeners - Day One

Win a few of my favorite things!

Tomtens by Cowlick Cottage Farm

This might just be the most fun post I have ever shared with you. Why? Well, because I’m being joined by a bunch of great friends to give away some of my favorite awesome products—all designed, written or produced by people that I know and love. We’ll be gifting lucky winners
Read More

December Morning In My Garden

Garlic, Cowlick Cottage Farm

It was nice to have a couple of hours to myself in the garden this morning—well, almost to myself. I did have a visit from my next door neighbor, Bella. She is so nosy!

I was surprised to see a fresh bloom on my climbing rose, New Dawn.
Read More

SL Blogger to Follow

SL Blogger to Follow

Cowlick Cottage Farm | Moo Poo Crew

Cowlick Cottage Farm | Garden2Blog

Create a Mobile Site
View Site in Mobile | Classic
Share by: