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Cold Frame Photo Chicago Botanic Garden

Cold Frames To Protect Your Garden

Every spring and fall I try to make it out to the Chicago Botanic Garden to see what inspiration they might toss at me in those transitional gardening seasons. In both the fall and...

Orange Garden Chair and White Cat Feature Photo

Garden Design With Orange Colors

Up the road a ways from my home in my very suburban neighborhood is a lovely little garden designed with orange colors and an adorable white cat. The gardener grows tall orange and mixed...

Indigo Rose Tomato Photograph

Indigo Rose Purple Grafted Tomato

Imagine growing common vegetables at reasonable prices that have super antioxidant value and a higher level of health value? This season I am growing the deep purple Indigo Rose Grafted Tomato from Jung Seed...

Life is a bowl of cherries infographic feature

How To Pit A Cherry Infographic

Right now is the height of delicious cherry season, a perfect time to have some yogurt and fresh cherries at breakfast. I have been terrified of cherries for years. Why? Laziness. I’m afraid of...

Ames Hose Reel Hose Cart

Garden Hose Reel Give Away Contest

My #1 angst and drama in the garden is dragging hoses around and storing them, so when Ames offered to send out a few hose reels to test with the goal of having a...