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Mmmm…Cherry Cream Pie

1, 8-ounce package cream cheese, softened 1 cup dairy sour cream 1/2 cup milk 1, 3 3/4- or 3 5/8-ounce package instant vanilla pudding mix 1, 1-pound 5-ounce can cherry Read more

Wind Chill and Your Plants

Questions often arise about the effect of wind chill on plants. When it is appropriate, forecasters warn us about the dangerous combination of low temperatures and wind saying that the Read more

I’m Dreaming of Springtime…and Home Grown Vegetables

My father always starts saying after New Year’s has past, “We are one more day closer to spring.” This winter with all the snow and cold we have had so Read more

Microgreens for Winter Meals

Unlike sprouts, microgreens are vegetables or herbs that are grown in a shallow container of media (also known as seed-starting mix) by a sunny windowsill or under fluorescent lights. Microgreens Read more

Fun with Miniature Gardens

Fun with Miniature Gardens, a Hobby for Anyone With the winter snow piling up around us, we as gardeners, get cabin fever way before anyone else does. We long for Read more

Purify Your Indoor Air the Green Way

by Terrie Schwartz Need some fresh air in your home or office? Now is a good time to green up your indoor landscape with new houseplants. Did you know that Read more

Thatch’s All Folks

Though we tend to think only about the inch or two of each grass shoot that we see, there’s a whole root system working underneath it.  Over time, some of Read more

Guide for Planting a Wildflower Garden

by Karen Anderson First step? Plan ahead. Prepare your site by having the soil in that area tested to determine the pH. Proper pH will allow your wildflowers to absorb Read more

Where There’s a Will There’s a Way

by Joyce Wedel  I really don’t like to consider myself handicapped, but — the truth of the matter is, I have now had three new knees, courtesy of a very Read more

Growing Delicious Mesclun Mixes