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Chicken Broth Review

Which Organic Chicken Broth Tastes Best?

Discovery: Foodies are broth crazy. It’s true – after I published the beef broth review I was surprised at the number of requests from readers for a chicken broth review. Use broth instead of...

Shawna Coronado on the Home Depot Stage at the Chicago Flower and Garden Show 2013

Chicago Flower and Garden Show 2013

This year the Chicago Flower and Garden Show is a breath of fresh air in a cold, dank, dark, gray, winter. There is nothing more exciting than getting out to smell some fresh hyacinths...

Coleus and Thai Basil

Coleus Mixed With Thai Basil = Garden Love

Spend time in your garden trying creative new combinations in new planting spots. You might be very surprised at what works together. For example, above you see a random coleus I found leftover in...

Kylee Baumle Our Little Acre

Garden Friends: Kylee Baumle of OurLittleAcre

Because so many gardeners I know are doing such inspirational gardening I wanted to introduce you to them. In 2013 I am building a series of posts all about garden friends who are interesting,...

Bi-color foliage Agapanthus africanus Summer Sky PPAF

Grow Agapanthus For Bi-Colored Foliage

Agapanthus, or Spider Lily, is an herbaceous perennial and has always been a bit of a mystery to me because it performs best in zones 6 and higher and I have been living in...