Supporting Pea Plants

I took a chance this spring and planted shelling peas, beets, lettuce and spinach just after Easter. I couldn’t help myself — we had a week of warm weather and…

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Adding Grapes and an Arbor

We finally built an arbor as an entry to the garden. I drew the plans and my husband Seth helped with building. It took almost a full day to build…

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Mint Tea for Two

My daughters and I love to snack on fresh mint from the garden. We love it so much, we have it growing in areas we walk by often – on…

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2 ways to add magic to the garden

I’d like to think my kids want to be in the garden because it’s beautiful, relaxing and full of healthy snacks. Reality check — they’re kids. They would rather play on…

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