2016 was a tough year for the blog. Things started out strong, but our move quickly took center stage and left little time for tending the garden, let alone writing about it. It was difficult to sit out the garden
It has been a pretty spectacular fall in Minnesota. Up until the middle of last week, the garden was still going strong: zinnia and calendula blossoms brightened up the pollinator garden, alpine strawberries and peppers ripened in garden, fresh herbs
Hello friends, it’s been a while! I have taken short breaks from the blog in the past, but this time was different. This was a much longer break, but I assure you it was for a much more important reason.
This is the time of year that we look forward. It’s the start of a new year, the coldest month, a time of preparation for another garden season. It’s a time for setting goals, dreaming about possibilities, and setting the bar.
Confession: This is one of the hardest times of the year to sit down and write about gardening. This is the time of year that doesn’t feel like it truly belongs to one garden season or the other. Last season’s
You’ll notice a few changes around here in the coming weeks! For a while now, I’ve been somewhat dissatisfied with the “feel” of the blog at times. Don’t get me wrong, I am really proud of the work that I put into