This site is an archive of For the latest information about Susy and her adventrures, visit the Cultivate Simple site.
Thank you for all your support over the years!

Before & After

June 20th, 2008

I like before & after photos. It’s always good to see how much you have accomplished.

A month and a half later:

2 Comments to “Before & After”
  1. Karen on March 25, 2009 at 11:35 pm

    Before & After is my favorite category of gardening post! :) It looks amazing – did you add all of those plants in a season, or were they just dormant and came back to you after the winter? Neat storm cellar door, I miss those from the midwest.

    Karen’s last blog post.. Spring on My Street

    Reply to Karen's comment

    • Susy on March 26, 2009 at 10:26 am

      Yes I did add them all in a season, but it was the season before. So in these photos they were dormant and then popped up when the weather was right.

      Reply to Susy's comment


This is a daily journal of my efforts to cultivate a more simple life, through local eating, gardening and so many other things. We used to live in a small suburban neighborhood Ohio but moved to 153 acres in Liberty, Maine in 2012.

Read previous post:

I have 2 white rose bushes that I adopted 5 years ago. They are supposed to be climbing roses, so...