Gifts For a Gardener

Gifts For a Gardener »

Chances are there are gardeners on your Christmas gift list. What to buy? The choices are numerous. If you’re in a book store Read more…

Decorating with Garden Tomato Cages

Decorating with Garden Tomato Cages »

When I was teaching school, Christmas decorations began the day after Thanksgiving. There would be no time for decorating between the mad dashes Read more…

Growing and Flowing

Growing and Flowing »

What a difference a season makes! A summer dream of a dry creek has become a fall reality. After shoveling rocks, toating Read more…

A Window of Opportunity

A Window of Opportunity »

Yes, there are myriads of love songs, but have you ever thought about the number of dream songs? I recall buying a ticket Read more…

If You Can’t Grow Big, Grow Little

If You Can’t Grow Big, Grow Little »

Enjoying life can mean being happy about all the little things. My 4×4 raised garden makes me just as happy as an acre Read more…

Herb Gardens

Herb Gardens »

Find an old wheel barrow, an old kettle, water bucket or a plastic sand pail that has seen its better Read more…

Nest Building Time!

Nest Building Time! »

There’s a pair of brown, tail-flicking Carolina wrens in my window box with beaks filled with dried leaves from the flower pots. They’ve Read more…

A Winter Walk

A Winter Walk »

Gather some friends for a winter walk. Before you head out to look into the wonders of winter, set out the mugs and Read more…

Have a Holly Jolly Christmas

Have a Holly Jolly Christmas »

Holly leaves and berries are linked with Christmas. In some parts of Britain holly was formerly referred to merely as Christmas, and in Read more…

You Know They Are Coming, So Bake a Cake

You Know They Are Coming, So Bake a Cake »

A promise is a promise. If I receive a blue or red ribbon, I will share my Orange Pumpkin Cake recipe with my Read more…