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6 weeks 3 days ago
We prepare food for our families and friends as an expression of love. Understandably, there’s an urge to provide sustenance to anything we nurture, and it’s easy to go too far. I fess up to a bit of sloppy fertilizing in my checkered garden past.
10 weeks 2 days ago
The first of March marks the start of spring gardening for me. I know I jump the gun by several weeks, but I find it very helpful to get outside early and start to prep for the growing season. Like this year in the northeast, my time outside this month traverses both winter and spring activities. I might shovel snow one day and plant onions and kale the next.
14 weeks 2 days ago
18 weeks 5 days ago
All gardeners agree that plants are important. Plants can be seen, however, as important on a deeper level. Plants are key – not just to the beauty of our gardens – but the health of the planet. That’s the philosophy behind gardening for wildlife value.
23 weeks 3 days ago
Maybe I’m hyperactively creative. Perhaps, I’m cheap. It’s even possible that I purposely shirk convention. Whatever the Grinch-y reason, each year, I try to come up with unique holiday décor. This year, I’m enlisting my son to help me decorate with things we find in the garden.