July 11, 2019

Gardening with Children

There is a natural, undeniable attraction between children and the earth, from playing in the mud to watching a line of ants march towards an ant […]
July 1, 2019

To-do List for the month of July

Berry Bonanza Harvest your blueberries, raspberries, and strawberries. Use them right away in salads, pies, tarts, over oatmeal, or in smoothies. Feeling a bit overwhelmed by […]
May 6, 2019

Garden Journals

Garden journals are a great way to keep an ongoing record of what’s happening in your garden throughout the year, and from one year to the […]
February 20, 2019

How To: Force Branches Inside

At this point in the year, you may be going a little stir crazy. The official First Day of Spring is still over a month away, […]
February 1, 2019

To-do List for the month of February

Prune Deciduous Trees Winter is a great time to prune many deciduous trees and shrubs. During late winter, plants are dormant, as are the pests and […]
January 1, 2019

To-do List for the month of January

Study Your Garden’s “Bones” The starkness of a winter landscape is the perfect time to evaluate the bones of your garden. Look at how your trees […]
December 1, 2018

To-do List for the month of December

Prepare for Cold Weather Make sure your firewood supplies are stocked and be sure to sweep your chimneys before lighting the first fire of the season. […]
September 13, 2018

The Fall Garden

The Fall Garden: a quick guide to autumn-blooming flowers, harvesting, seeding, clean up, and other Fall activities. Putting a bit of effort into your garden in […]
September 4, 2018

Storing Fruits and Vegetables

Whether you grow your own fruits and vegetables, or you take part in a local CSA program, it is important to know how to properly store […]