A Tea Party Is Something Special

An elegant tea party, with your prettiest cups and delicious treats, is a unique and delightful way to celebrate special occasions. And summer is full of opportunities: tea parties for…

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Can You Find the Grammar Error?

This is all just for fun. No grades will be given. [1] My mother had a horror of being late for church, so every Sunday morning she was always nagging…

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Want to Help with My Next Book?

Some of you know that I’ve been visiting public libraries in Oregon and Washington this spring, talking about how to grow a glorious vegetable garden in containers. I always explain…

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Please Eat the Flowers

One of the great joys for gardeners who are also cooks (and vice versa) is edible flowers. We get the great pleasure of watching them grow into their natural beauty,…

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