A New Way to Celebrate Valentine’s Day

Surprise your sweetie with an elegant Valentine’s Day tea. Here are some ideas for traditional teatime goodies with a Valentine twist. You can make everything ahead (but you’ll probably want…

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Gardening in February? Really?

Here in Oregon, it’s chilly and rainy (no surprise), with more of the same on the way. Other parts of the country are digging out of snow or worried about flooding. In the face of all that, does it seem strange to think about planting seeds or baby plants? Not for us gardeners. It’s one of the things that keep us sane!

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COMING UP SOON

If you, or anyone you know, think you can’t have a garden because you live in an apartment, I’ve got good news for you. You can grow an amazing amount…

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THE WRITER’S CORNER

He who would earn his bread writing books must have the assurance of a duke, the wit of a courtier, and the guts of a burglar. – Dr. Samuel Johnson

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