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  • Herb and Perennial Garden Patio copyright Shawna Coronado

    How to Plant Herbs

    Love that it is coming up on planting time in the northern states – I cannot wait for the garden to be exploding with color and scent and awesomeness! Learn how…

  • Living Wall Herbal Cocktail Garden Planting

    Grow Herbs in the Fall

    Remember last season when I taught you how to plant an Easy Herbal Cocktail Garden Living Wall? Fall is the perfect time to replant herbs in your living walls for a…

  • Garden

    A Garden Bar

    You all know I have this fascination for herbal cocktails. And no, herbal cocktails are not a part of my anti-inflammatory diet I set up for my osteoarthritis. Yet mixing up…

  • Winter curly parsley with snow

    Parsley in the Snow

    Went out back this week to throw my coffee grounds on the composter and what did I discover? A DECEMBER MIRACLE! Did you know that parsley is a cold weather crop?…

  • Crockpot Chicken Rosemary

    Delicious Herb Broth Recipe

    Chris McLaughlin is a super-dee-duper author friend of mine famous for her passionate growing stories and tales of how she dyes her own wool and lives in the country with her…

  • Herbal Cocktail Garden Freestanding Living Wall

    Easy Herbal Cocktail Garden Living Wall

    An herbal cocktail garden is a genius way to bring scent, taste, and passion to your balcony or patio. They’re filled with herbs and edibles and do remarkably well in small…

  • Basil Grapefruit Martini Cocktail Recipe 2

    Basil Grapefruit Martini Cocktail Recipe

    Fall is here now, I have long since closed up the gardens and the warm days of Indian Summer come few and far between. My thoughts drift to the garden and…

  • Basil Lemon Gin Swizzle Cocktail

    Basil Lemon Gin Swizzle Cocktail Recipe

    June’s drink is the Basil Lemon Gin Swizzle cocktail recipe; it has a little bit of fizz and a little bit of fun that makes it the perfect garden cocktail. Basil…