The first time I was asked to be on a garden tour, a combination of unadulterated excitement and raw fear kept me working at break neck speed with little sleep for the month prior to it. I’ve got to admit that I felt privileged to be asked to participate. But I also felt like an[...]
If you’re one of those folks who’d like to garden but can’t allocate a large amount of time to doing it, I’ve got some good news for you. Even if you garden in 30 minute chunks, you can still get a lot done and receive some unexpected benefits. 10 Tips For Gardening in 30 Minutes[...]
“I’m delighted to introduce my colleague and friend, Debra Prinzing, as a Guest Contributor. Debra is the force behind educating American consumers about the importance of purchasing cut flowers from American flower growers. Through her Slow Flowers directory and pod cast, she is helping American flower growers survive and thrive, while at the same time,[...]
The results of a multitude of research is now showing what gardeners have intrinsically known for generations – that gardening is good for your health. Now more than ever, as our culture becomes more technologically obsessed and increasingly nature deprived, this information is critical to digest and embrace. The reason why? Because our country is[...]
Once the calendar flips over to the New Year, if you’re like a lot of gardeners throughout the world, you begin to think, research, and ponder new elements that you want to bring into your garden this season.