Survival is an Option, Too

Survival is an Option, Too

Just a couple weeks ago, I thought I might have lost all my seedlings to frost damage. I was disappointed, but hopeful that we’d have a few survivors. As it turns out, everything except my tomatoes (and even one of those) are slowly recovering. Every day there...
Salad Greens: Seeds Worth Sowing

Salad Greens: Seeds Worth Sowing

How much do you like to eat salad – and not just iceberg lettuce, but fancy kinds like romaine, endive, butterhead and mustard greens? How much do you hate buying expensive bags of salad at the store? And how often does the bag start to get wilty before you can...
Failure is Always an Option

Failure is Always an Option

Gardening, like any endeavor, has its own set of potential setbacks and pitfalls. This past weekend, temperatures dropped below freezing on both Friday and Saturday nights. My plants were safely situated in a plastic greenhouse, or so I thought! Somehow it got cold...