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Lemon Queen Sunflower

How To Grow An Organic Sunflower in Your Garden

Of all the seeds I have ever placed in the ground, sunflower seeds are the most likely to produce, survive, and develop into astounding gorgeousness. They are reliable, edible, and beautiful. I prefer the...

Guacamole A La Michael

Best Guacamole Recipe Ever!

When I flew out to Denver, Colorado this winter to speak at TEDx, I stayed at Dafna (See photo with me) and Michael Jenet’s home. They are both close friends, amazing people, and together...

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...