Seed Starting - Times For Vegetables

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Recommendations are for gardeners in Zone 5. Our last frost is anywhere from Late April to mid-May.  Onions – Onion seedlings must go into . . .

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Garden Daybook 1/17/14

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  Do you ask yourself “What am I supposed to eat?” while you push a cart around the grocery store and realize how far . . .

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Garden Daybook 1/3/14

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IT”S SNOWING and it’s blowing! Winter has taken  northern Ohio by storm.  The garden has taken a deep breath, exhaled, and snuggled down . . .

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Garden Daybook 12/5/13

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For more than 30 years we have looked across our country road to the East and enjoyed our view of acres and acres of . . .

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Not Your Mama's Hot Dog


Like many of you, I have been pretty traditional in my approach to garnishing my hot dog – ketchup, mustard, relish, kraut, chili and . . .

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BLT Wraps


These are weekend brunch favorites at my house but they’re far more versatile than that. Breakfast, lunch, brunch or any of the three to . . .

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Take It Out on the Lettuce


I don’t often use regular head lettuce, but when I do, I don’t use a knife. Simply place the lettuce on a firm . . .

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