Veggies and Blooms

Grow Your Meal Garden

Summer Garden 2011 Last year was one of the best garden experiences I have ever had in the past 15 plus years of learning how to grow. I’ve gone from planting to make my surroundings look better to growing to put creative food on the table. In the image above you will see some of […]
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Arrival of the Tree

Wilson’s First Spring

You can imagine our surprise when when this super skinny box arrived last spring from Stark Bro’s. Desperate  to get some apricots from our own garden we were eager to get this sapling planted!   We had tried a few different apricot tree varieties but nothing seemed to survive the winter back in our Ohio […]
April 27, 2012 9

Everyone Wins in Debbie’s Community

Today in Texas I had the job of photography and videoing the installation of the Miracle-Gro® Gro Your Own™ grand prize, a dream edible garden makeover.. It couldn’t have been a more perfect day in the south with clear skies, raised beds being put in and healthy plants being planted for a community new to […]
April 24, 2012 9
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Growing Style Spring Edition

In Autumn of 2011 the new Growing Style App was introduced by my friends at Costa Farms.  I was fairly new to owning my own iphone and was extremely excited to have downloaded a new application that was easy to navigate and filled with loads of useful growing information.  Did I mention that this app […]
April 22, 2012 10

Chicken Veggie Egg Noodle Soup

This is a yummy chicken recipe that is easy to make and grow in your garden.  Feel free to use your favorite herbs to season spring veggies like peas and carrots that can be prepared in this soup.  Click on the image above for the complete easy recipe and don’t forget to stop by and […]
April 19, 2012 7
Dahlia Share from 2011

What’s Your Favorite Flower

Monday on Twitter I came across this blog share from one of my #foodie friends who blogs at The Adirondack Chick. The first bloom that came to mind while retweeting her link was the majestic dahlia blooms that took over my landscape last summer just outside my greenhouse.   I quickly clicked over to her blog […]
April 17, 2012 7
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Fresh Bean and Corn Salad From #PF3 Event

While in Philadelphia the first of April for the #PF3 ( Philadelphia Farm and Food Festival) I met with some inspiring foodies.  Nothing better then food peeps who enjoy growing with they are going to fix up for their families dinner table if you ask me!  One of the attendees of this event was the […]
April 16, 2012 7