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

This quote is on the Kitchen Garden International website and I love it: "The industrial eater is, in fact, one who does not know that eating is an agricultural act, who no longer knows or imagines the connections between eating and the land, and...

I am not completely sure how I got to this site, but it is fascinating installation garden(?) or art. Some of you will think the question mark goes next to the word art. To each his own. I love the story that...

I love Henriette's Herbal Blog. The woman is an absolute stitch: welcome to the bark side. Heeheehee. You will especially love the story about the naming of the beloved strawberry. Today is the day I get my butt in gear...

For the gardener who has everything and still some space on their bookshelf, here is the big ticket Christmas item: Emily Dickinson's Herbarium (albeit a digital copy from the one stored at Harvard). From the looks of it, it would be total indulgence, perfect...

I am already trying to figure out what I am doing with my garden next year. One of the issues that came up is whether or not to participate in one of the two local CSAs. That's Community Supported Agriculture and basically, a type...

The Grinch hasn't come so please don't boo-hoo. The list from last week, you surely will see, Just went a'missing, it went out to sea. It was written in code that just a few read, It listed just everything, you and I NEED! The text drifted off with...

I bought the coolest thing today. It makes me smile every time I look at it. And no, it's not the new Dodge Nitro that I have been hankerin for. No, this is a poinsetta, the likes of which I have never ever...

Here it is.  The dreaded inversion has arrived.  Yuk. This evening I could smell the smog like it had been hanging out at my front door (which, essentially, it has been doing).  This could last a week or two weeks.  The cold air is trapped...