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

I just came across this article in the Seattle Times re: landscaping ideas for keeping the house cool. I particularly like the part about keeping the concrete to a minumum...

Dateline: McMenamin's Edgefield, Troutdale, OR. About 16 miles east of Portland. I think this may be one of the funnest places I have ever stayed. McMenamin's was built in 1911 as the Multanomah County poor farm. In the 1990's, the McMenamin brothers bought...

Tonight's dinner by my own hands (ok, and so  big momma Nature had something to do with it): Warm, just plucked from the vine, two fat heirloom tomatoes, chunked and placed atop 4 slices of fresh mozzerella, drizzled with white balsamic vinegar, olive oil, spanked with...

I am going to offer up my two cents worth re: What to read this summer. And please remember, my advice is worth exactly what you paid for it. The following titles have piqued my curiosity and held my attention the last couple of...

I am going to try these scarlet runner beans. Loved the story about them in the Washington Post (written by Barbara Damrosch). And to check out what other gardeners are up to around the country, go to www.google.com and type in Garden Voices. ...