Let's Can Peppers!

Wahoo~my Hungarian Wax peppers are ready to be canned!!  It’s the moment my son has been waiting for.  He can’t wait to get started harvesting–well, in between entertaining the neighbor girl peering at him through the chain link fence, that is.  In between introducing him to all 100 of her imaginary brothers and sisters, her […]

Spring Into Cash!

I LOVE spring. It’s my favorite time of year, in fact. Not only is the sun shining warmer, but the leaves are turning brighter, the wind whisking a bit brisker–and it’s time to garden! Who WOULDN’T be excited? And to celebrate, an awesome group of bloggers, authors and publishers has joined with me to bring […]

Just Couldn't Put It Down!

That’s what YOUR kids will be saying once they read this book, it’s just that fun. From bugs and critters to mysteries and sassy siblings, SHOW ME THE GREEN! will entertain children while educating them about organic gardening. Adults will love that the story connects kids with nature and the food they eat, but kids won’t […]

We Have Lots for Tots to do in the Garden!

Now that school’s out and summer has set in, kids NEED something to keep those little hands busy. As a gardener, I know there’s no better fun than playing in a garden. “Playing, you say?” Yes, playing. From butterflies to caterpillars, frogs to worms, there’s always something interesting to see in the garden and with […]

Children's Book Week Hop

I’m celebrating Children’s Book Week this May  4th – 10th with Bookhounds and you know what that means ~ books, books & more books! Not only an avid reader myself, but my children LOVE books and could sit for hours in the library without hardly a peep! And as any mother knows, we love kids […]

Hoppy Easter Extravaganza

Easter is right around the corner and around my house, that means you’ll find a fresh-baked carrot cake in the kitchen. Yep, our garden carrots are ready for harvest and there’s no better place for them than inside a cake. A delicious, light and fluffy cake with cream cheese frosting! But this year I’m taking […]