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Gardening After The Winter Holidays

Gardening After The Winter Holidays

Now that the holidays are behind us, it’s a relief to direct our energy inward for a little while and focus on some new projects. Winter is such a great time to make plans for the future. You can gather the courage to put those gardening lessons learned last summer...
Early Seed Starting of Flavorful Varieties

Early Seed Starting of Flavorful Varieties

Did you know that the average grocery store’s produce travels nearly 1,500 miles between the farm where it was grown and your refrigerator? That nearly 40% of our fruit is grown or produced in other countries? And that, even though a simple thing like broccoli is...
Christmas Traditions

Christmas Traditions

Every family has their own holiday traditions that are practiced, and enjoyed, year after year. We bundle up and head out to the same place to get the tree. We bake cookies from the same family recipes. We watch the same holiday special on television. There are some...
Indoor Gardening Tips for a Chilly December

Indoor Gardening Tips for a Chilly December

Although there hasn’t been much, we’ve had a little snow, so it looks like winter is here. Some of us are missing accumulation, but we’re probably in the minority. Outside, seeds and buds are slumbering. The earth is still. Inside our homes, we’re warm and happy in...
Choosing A Tree

Choosing A Tree

Close on the heels of the Thanksgiving celebration, comes one of the most harrowing of all the winter holiday experiences-the Selection of the Christmas Tree. Luckily, we live smack in the middle of tree central. Of the 13,000 or so Christmas tree farms in the United...
Everything Holiday Houseplants

Everything Holiday Houseplants

Gardening in late November? Are we crazy? Most everyone we know is consumed with holiday decorating, shopping and entertaining, but you can still squeeze in a little winter gardening to satisfy your green thumb. And beautiful blooming plants make excellent gifts for...