Please Eat the Flowers, part 3

Because you’re so smart, you probably already know about nasturtiums. They are, I think, the most familiar edible flower. With their distinctive peppery taste and knockout colors, they are a…

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Please Eat the Flowers, part 2

Now that summertime flowers are starting to show their lovely selves, we have even more edible flowers to add to our menus. Delicious possibilities abound. Just remember the safety precautions:…

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The Gardener’s Special Holiday

We’re coming up on one of the best days of the year.  June 21 — summer solstice – is traditionally the official start of summer. For gardeners, it has a…

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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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