Best of 2011 – Garden Vlogs

I met Jendi of Simple Vlogging Tips online this spring and she is the one who inspired me to begin video blogging. (She also made the awesome promo video for my book!) Though I hate being in front of a camera, I realized what a great way this would be to share glimpses of my life with my readers, so I bravely faced the camera and started vlogging. The response was awesome! You guys loved my little garden tours, and I LOVED the interaction we had in the comments and how it helped all of us to get to know each other a bit better.

These were the Garden Vlogs I did this year…
In which we meet a worm and tour my garden
August Garden Tour and Preparing for Fall Planting
How to Plant Garlic and Final Garden Vlog of the Year

I hope to do more vlogging in the coming year…what would you like to see me vlog about? I’ve got a few ideas…but I want to hear yours!


Thriving in Survival Mode

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Celebrating With Food, or, How to Grill Pizza

We forgot the bacon-wrapped dates. She’d come 1000 miles and brought Shauna Niequest’s book with the famed recipe. We’d made a special trip to Aldi’s just for the goat cheese for that recipe. (In our swimming clothes, fresh off of cliff jumping … Read More...

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    I'm sorry it took me so long to comment – Thanks so much for the link love!

    I did plant the garlic bulbs after I watched your vlog. And even though it was a bit late I really hope they grow! Thank you for them.