Seed Selection Made Very, Very Simple

Seed Selection Made Very Simple

Heather, a friend of mine and a fellow blogger over at Queen Bee Coupons, emailed me last week and said, I’m completely overwhelmed by the options in the seed catalogs. I just want you to tell me what to order. I want simple and I want a little bit of everything – a selection of [Continue Reading...]

Beet Greens with Lemon, Bacon and White Cheddar

Beet Greens with Bacon, Lemon and White Cheddar

With beets, you get two great vegetables for the price of one. The greens are very similar to chard (beets and chard are closely related) but with thinner stems and a smoother, smaller leaf. This easy preparation is a variation of my standard, go-to method for skillet cooking greens. Here, beet greens get paired with [Continue Reading...]

The 5 Best Vegetables To Grow With Kids

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I wrote the article below for the website of a local magazine called ParentMap about a month ago. It’s all aglow with the joys andĀ benefitsĀ of gardening with kids, and these are many. But I gotta tell you, this past weekend I turned around to see my son standing in the raised bed I’d just been [Continue Reading...]