Good Enough Gardening ™
Summary: Amanda and Jean Ann are here to dish the real "dirt" about gardening...'cause the truth is, if you aren't having fun, you aren't doing it right. Between intermittent hilarity, the girls actually offer relevant and helpful information, and invite listeners to get interactive via one of their many social media profiles. Embrace the perfection of imperfection and know that your gardening truly is good enough!
Well, I can't say we didn't ask for it...in our last hastily recorded podcast, Amanda and I issued an invitation to our viewers. We asked you all to record and submit your own Good Enough Gardening episode. Naturally, we had no idea that one of the two of you listening would actually have the gumption to do it. Enter James Alexander-Sinclair. James is the highly entertaining author, designer and sometime video creator (Three Men Went to Mow) who is the genius behind the IntoGardens app. I know we've mentioned it several times on the podcast, as Jean Ann is a...
After threats from fans across the country (all two of them), the girls finally recorded another Good Enough Gardening episode. Topics covered include: master gardeners, public speaking, tulips, tattoo conventions, plant jewelry, and the Eisenhower Parkway. Download GEG- The Lost Episode
Amanda under a table at IGC Amanda and Jean Ann FINALLY record a new podcast. Topics include: Cowl Necks, Dolman Sleeves, English Muffins, new gardening app IntoGardens and the girls invite viewers to come over for lunch. Download GEG Hostas are the Cowl Necks of Plants
The girls hang their heads in shame because they've gone 4 months without a real podcast. In this episode: traveling salesmen, orchids and assorted indoor plants, Amanda's new digs, indoor watergardens, Plastic Bertrand and Gem Sweaters. Download The Plantman Always Rings Twice Leslie of "Gem Sweater" photo credit: chron.com
Join the girls for holiday fun in this special video edition of Good Enough Gardening. Jean Ann and Amanda create containers made from dead things (or things that were never alive). Materials used include: birch logs, a table stand, a flamingo and a disco ball. (if you are viewing on the website, it takes a minute to load) Download GEG Dead Things in Containers 1
The girls get their fall on by debating the worthiness of mums, glads and asters. Jean Ann creates a new branch of Guerilla Gardening and Amanda talks about her husband's rear end. This is probably the most gardening we've ever had in one episode. Download GEG Fall Plants-The Aster Alert
It's a Good Enough Gardening Viewer Question Episode. The girls talk about water retention, Pee Wee Herman, DecoBeads, and suprise...kale! Plus, recommendations for a podcast and a YouTube channel: Joy the Baker Three Men Went to Mow Download GEG Viewer Questions Episode
It's the third annual Resent-a-Cast...topics include: J-Lo and Marc Antony, weeding (again), the USPS, zip ties, and ants. Plus, we finally get around to answering a viewer call from Vince in IL. Download GEG Resent-a-Cast III
Amanda is back from her brief labor-induced hiatus...so what better time to talk about death? Perennial death, that is. Plus, the girls discuss zombie call centers, Mexican wrestling masks and glittery diaper bags. Download GEG Perennial Death
A special episode, featuring Jean Ann's hard hitting interviews of P Allen Smith's posse: his brother Chris Allen and his web manager, Mary Ellen Pyle. Amanda is still on maternity leave with her little seedling. Download GEG Chris and Maryellen
This week, Jean Ann interviews Allen at his home, Moss Mountain Farm. Allen suggests naming Amanda's baby "Jean Allen" or "P Jean". Jean Ann threatens to kiss him. Download Garden2Blog
This week, the girls find out what's hot for Spring via their Junior Correspondent, P Allen Smith. And Amanda reveals the name of her baby! Download P and We's Spring Adventure
In this episode, the girls talk about gardening trends for 2011...including the Pajama Jean planter. they feature three trendsetting blogs, Ms. Rumphius Rules, Gossip in the Garden and Personal Garden Coach...none of which gave them a nickle to be on the show. Download 2011 Trendisode feat Pajama Jeans
In this episode, the girls talk about containers, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Godsmacote and Jean Ann's big news about P Allen Smith. Download Godsmacote