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We garden where it’s high and oh so dry…where the deer and the buffalo roam.

United Water of Idaho is offering their annual slate of Waterwise gardening classes starting January 3rd, from 6:00 to 8:30 pm at the Boise Public Library, 715 Capitol Boulevard. If you haven't taken the classes, you should. Then you can sit around with me and wonder...

So, in this beloved mess of a house, I couldn't find my Julia Child, The Way to Cook cookbook, and remembered I posted the French Onion Soup recipe on IdahoGardener last winter sometime. Sometime INDEED. December 30th. Just one year...

No kidding. I have been in a major funk for days. Maybe even months. OK, since the dog passed away on April 29th. I have never missed anyone so much. For a 50 pounder, she sure packed a lot of...

I have to thank Lady Loretta of PomagranatesandPaper for this, go to >www.gotfruitcake.com. Just click on the words to the left and you can make your own masterpiece. Yummers. And no dirty dishes or disgusted looks. ...

Rosemary for remembrance. It works. When I went out to harvest some today, shaking the snow off the sturdy bush, whiffing the stringent, delishus fragrance as I walked back into the kitchen, I was reminded. Reminded THATwas the very reason we garden...

Since I am not stuck in Denver, just cheerfully stuck in the kitchen, I say, let it snow! We have over two inches of the white stuff and it looks like Christmas. Boise's track record is just one in four for a white Christmas,...