Happy Friday! I wanted to congratulate our Veggie Garden Remix GiveAway winner, STEPHANIE! Stephanie, thank you for responding so quickly! The very kind folks at Storey Publishing will be sending out your prize very soon! I also want to thank Niki Jabbour and Storey Publishing for providing this month’s giveaway. Veggie Garden Remix is truly […]
I’m over the moon excited about Niki Jabbour’s new book, Veggie Garden Remix: 224 New Plants to Shake Up Your Garden and Add Variety, Flavor, and Fun. The title of her newest book is so fitting. Niki really knows how to shake it up in the garden and in person. I met her several years […]
Add a bit of holiday warmth and zest to your next gathering with this easy-to-prepare sweet & spicy snack recipe. It’s a low carb, high protein treat my family and guests love to nibble any time of day.
I’m excited to share that Garden Design magazine is offering a special subscription rate to all More Than Oregano readers. You can receive their Summer Issue free by mentioning More Than Oregano when you sign up for an annual subscription. It’s a wonderful deal available to all my readers. Free Garden Design Magazine Issue I’ve […]
I’m glad to be in the air conditioning today as temps are expected to soar later, but high temperatures don’t always keep me inside. A few weeks ago I was out “in it” eagerly visiting 22 gardens throughout Washington DC, Virginia and Maryland. I was one of 100 fortunate (or maybe fanatical?? ) gardeners participating […]
Violas are the cool weather darlings of the flower world that spring up almost everywhere sporting as many different names as they do colors. While common to most gardeners, I never tire of them. Every spring I eagerly set out containers filled with their assorted colors. They encourage thoughts of sunshine and cheer, warming up my […]
Cool, crisp and crunchy, I love spring carrots straight from the garden, the soil freshly rinsed off and skins left unpeeled. Pure deliciousness. A sweet treat created to boost energy and strengthen my body. I ate lots of carrots growing up. It was one of the few vegetables I actually enjoyed. Back then, I ate […]
The sun is shining today and my newly planted pansies are soaking it up. I plant pansies every year and am always looking for ways to do something different. This year I re-purposed a stainless steel popcorn basket into a small novelty planter. It’s a sweet conversation piece. Shortly afterwards Wayfair contacted me asking if I’d […]