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How-To Make Aronia Lemon Cake

Aronia berries are undescribable in flavor and color! This dessert will be the talking piece of the night! Continue reading

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Pathway to Garden Heaven in Bremerton

  While visiting a friend in Gig Harbor, I decided to make a day trip of it. After our visit, I headed out to find a local botanical garden and came upon Albers Vista Gardens in Bremerton, WA and even … Continue reading

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Plants that Make Me Drool – Literally!

I’m super stoked! I received my shipment from my friends at Proven Winners ColorChoice, which is Spring Meadow Nursery in Grand Haven, Michigan, one of the wonderful places that I worked when I wasn’t a mommy! In the shipment, I … Continue reading

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Visiting the Amazon Spheres

On June 2, my husband, son and I were able to visit the Amazon Spheres in Downtown Seattle. It was quite the experience! The Spheres are only open to visitors two Saturdays a month and a reservation is needed, however, … Continue reading

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Show Pops He’s Tops!

Great Gift Ideas for Dad’s that Love Gardening Continue reading

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Peony, Lemon & Ginger Scones

Who doesn’t love Peonies? I mean, come on…they are absolutely gorgeous in the garden and some even have fragrance. One variety named ‘Eden’s Perfume’ in my garden, I planted in memory of a friend that passed away from cancer several … Continue reading

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Interview with Growing Heirloom Flowers Author – Chris McLaughlin

Chris and I have known each other for several years, but I was trying to pinpoint how exactly we meet. I believe it was when I was working for Proven Winners as their Public Relations & Marketing Coordinator. Then when … Continue reading

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Why Stinging Nettles Should Be Added to your Diet!

I first become familiar with stringing nettles two years ago when a friend and fellow writer, Jessi Bloom, invited me to harvest some with her to make pesto. I didn’t realize what an amazing and medicinal plant this was. Continue reading

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Gifts for the Gardener on your Mother’s Day List

Mother’s Day is this weekend and I finally get to celebrate! After 4 years of trying to conceive naturally and 3 years trying to adopt, I’ve finally made it to the Mother status that I have been dreaming of for … Continue reading

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Guest post for Creative Living Garden Blog

I was so excited when fellow garden blogger, Bren Haas, reached out to me and asked if I would be interested in doing a guest post for her blog Creative Living. Let me think about it – of course I … Continue reading

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