March 28, 2016 Yes, this is the time of year when we are busy planting up hanging baskets. No, it is not too early. Here are the reasons to order your hanging baskets now or return your empty ones for us to plant: It is much easier to plant a hanging basket right now when […]
For three glorious days Spring is here in Vermont. Come on over to the Champlain Valley Expo. Breathe deeply. Smell the hyacinths, lilacs and bark mulch. Be delighted by the ponds, pools and brooks. Visit your favorite vendors. Take in a seminar or two and learn something new. Watch a cooking demo. For kids and […]
Peter Miller said, there is a humanity in the way farm women relate to other people through what they produce. Agriculture is more of a calling to these women than a way of making a living.” These words resonate with me. Yes, I am a farm woman. I do not grow food or milk cows […]
What do you do during a reluctant spring in Vermont? When your gardening attire involves a faux fur hat, waterproof jacket and boots? You host a Silly Hat Event in the greenhouse! It was the perfect antidote to a drizzly, chilly day. Laughter filled the greenhouse as we posed, sipped tea and snapped photos. Exactly […]
True story, it happened today! A woman, I’ll call her M, stopped by the greenhouse. She is an avid gardener and usually has gorgeous, abundant gardens. This year, with all the rain and cool weather, she has not planted her veggie garden. Another women, I’ll call her J, has been driving by M’s gardens for […]
Well, we certainly have had an extended period of rain and chilly weather. The GOOD NEWS! Sunshine and Warmth are scheduled to arrive soon. To Celebrate We will be OPEN Monday, May 27 from 10 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. AND Tuesday, May 28 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Laughter keeps us young. Feels good. Makes the work seem lighter. Is contagious! We do it a lot!
Five weeks into the 2013 season and The Sillies struck. BIG TIME! Everything made us giggle. Some things had us roaring and snorting with laughter. Oh, no, all is not seriousness at Just Dancing Gardens and Greenhouse. Far from it. Jaska and I laugh and sing and dance through our days and our cranky spells. […]