Monthly Archives: February 2016

Reasons to garden, for those who need a few!

Why Garden? The National Garden Bureau’s Top Ten Cell phones, tablets, and Fit Bits have become the tools of our modern lives. But it wasn’t that long ago that a shovel, a patch of soil and a bag of seeds … Continue reading

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The possibilities offered by a few seed catalogs

  I went through the seed catalogs for the first time today. It’s a spring ritual to sit down and seriously ponder the possibility that spring will arrive while choosing what I think will be the best tomatoes and peppers … Continue reading

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What plants can teach us

Humankind has explored the secrets of plants ever since a caveman saw a plant growing outside of his cave. We’ve discovered the culinary, medical, psychotropic, and the practical use of plants to make things like dyes and clothing from plants. … Continue reading

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