The Big Beautiful Beet

Ruby Red Beets fresh from our Garden Beets add brilliant color to the garden. They're all kinds of red from top to bottom. They hold their tall upright shape and color until you're ready to pick...

Plentiful Pollinators

A few years ago I designed the Pollinator Garden Beds at our local community garden. The spot used to be a baseball field for a grade school. The soil was sand over compacted clay soil.  In...

The Winter Garden

The leafless time of year is actually a good time to assess your garden. You can plainly see what is working for you and what is not. A good garden plan considers your view for every season. Sure,...

It’s Better than Chicken Noodle Soup

Hello Everyone - Well we caught it. All but one of us got the nasty flu that has crept into every state in our union. My husband John was the only one to get a flu shot and the only one who hasn't...