Autumn Jewels »

October glistens with autumn jewels of red, orange, yellow, brown and purple.  Each annual leaf display is painted by the weather which Read more…

The Way to Grow »

Poem above is at the beginning of “Green Thumb Activities” from  Ruby’s new book, Growing Little Green Thumbs.  She will be one Read more…

Found a Peanut, Found a Peanut…. »

Are you traveling down memory lane and singing along?  The next time you enjoy peanuts with children,  Read more…

Plan a Peach of a Day! »

July is prime peach time. Load the family into the car and drive in search of a roadside stand or a pick Read more…

Queen Anne’s Lace »

Beside the roads and down country paths summer snowflakes of Queen Anne’s Lace grow wild and free from April until frost. Wild Read more…

Buy One, Grow Many »

Survivor Pink geraniums, Peppermint  Double Impatiens, flats of flowers and Boston ferns of green are appearing everywhere! Spring flowers are my kryptonite: They Read more…