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

Hey all. When I was looking something up today, I came across this faboo website of Preferred Idaho vendors. Vendors of all kinds of great stuff: vegetables, eggs, herbs, dairy products, xeric plants, bakery items, trout, meats, wine, vodka (eureka!!!), berries, big fruits, jams, syrups,...

Goldilocks (Margo Churchwell) sent this to me today. With this caption: "Well I have a few minutes while I dry Rabbitbrush seed on the guest bed. I picked it earlier today and it was frosty. In order to avoid mold I’ll dry it today...

I heard this on Idaho Public Television the other night, at the end of Idaho Edens. It took my breath away. First, because I have loved e e cummings since high school. Second, because it fits so beautifully into my world view. Love...

The personal phone call hasn't come just yet. But it will. When they realize they need my help. Idaho Gardener. Yes, I can garden the entire state if someone would just ask me. No job too small. We need...

Ahhhhh, the elusive upstate NY CF. Computer Fairy. What patience! What virtue! What kindness! Her wizardry helped me get these snazzy new headers up and running. And I learned to re-size photos, too. Shazammmmmmmm. Thanks KP. Sweetness. ...

Today's effort. Too cold to garden so I paint inside. My BFF of TF said, "roll over, Renior." A big fat papaver somniferum seedhead, from my painting class this morning. It's little on the shiny side in the photo but not so much...

Wow. Just love Wednesdays! At 3 pm I hustle on over to my farmer's place, and scurry up her driveway to see what delish-us-nuss awaits me. This week: Idaho Potato Chowder made with organic red Idaho spuds, organic onions, magic garlic and...

From the Charlotte paper via the Seattle Times and Cornell University or round and round we go: for those of you potting up paperwhites, here is the skinny on adding booze to your bulbs so click on Seattle Times. The "be all end all"...