*this was all happening oh say March 25th-ish… and it’s now May. But I always make a list of Blog To Do’s or a “I Need To Post This” List. So here’s to me playing catch up.
Justice helped put the seeds in the soil and then of course we watered them and left them in the sun all day. At night we took them inside so they wouldn’t get rained on or eaten by pests. I was extremely worried about the seeds getting too cold in our house. Mainly because our A/C is always on and it’s like an icebox, especially at night. I’ve read about putting the seeds in the oven, but I’ve been known to set the oven on 450 and walk away… to come back and pull out a burnt pizza box!
So to remedy this I decided to put the seeds in the dryer, in the laundry room because we have no air vents in there. It kept the seeds warm and cozy all night for the first week. Each morning I’d pull them out of the dryer and take them back outside until the sun went down. If it was raining I’d simply set the seeds near a window with good light.
- Seedlings~Day 26 (thehomesteadatspringcreek.wordpress.com)
- Gardening Book Teaches Easier Vegetable Seed Starting (prweb.com)
- How-to: Educational Mason Jar Seed Starter Pots (eatdrinkbetter.com)
- Gardening: How to Teach Kids About Seeds and Gardening (momitforward.com)