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

To quote my pal, Lorene Edwards Forkner: Vegetable gardening is the gateway drug to ornamental gardening. I say this is one fine Tater Tot. See where it got me? ...

Late in getting this posted but I WAS definitely in the full on gardening mode and surrounded by all things green at the 21st annual Northwest Flower and Garden Show in Seattle. Its always sensory overload and delight at the show: thousands of perfect tulips...

Happy Ground Hog Day! I am getting the biggest kick out of my ancient relic journal. Who knew I'd still be gardening and a gardening FOOL 28 years later? And I told someone the other day, "I don't know if I've ever grown onions." Says right...

There is no end to the crazy stuff I am finding as I go through my old boxes of photos and gardening junk. OK, so this isn't junk. Here's are two more pages from my 1982 and 1983 gardening journal. We lived in Lexington Park,...

Here's my beloved Grandpa John (John M. Norton, originally of St. Marie's, Idaho), working away in the garden at Latah, Washington. It was at his knee, and my Grandmother Catherine's, that I learned to garden. The man was a gardening master. Every year, he and...

You know you are a garden geek when: a. you create an Excel spreadsheet to track your garden seed inventory b. there are at least74 different seed varieties listed c. that list has 8 different zinnias d. you have 5 different zucchini varieties e. you...

If you haven't already heard about this very cool undertaking, you need to be in the know: Idaho's Bounty, the place to go to buy local foods online throughout the year. For a $75 membership, you can shop online, selecting from an abundant list of...

Owwwweeeee, here comes a visual feast: Alice in Wonderland the movie, a la Tim Burton, starring the mercurial Johnny Depp as the Mad Hatter. Would you have tea with this man? Yes, me too. In a heartbeat. Mad as a Hatter The March Hare Tweedle Dee and Tweedle...