Little Gardens for Little Friends

Animal companions such as rabbits, chinchillas, and degus (as well as guinea pigs and mice) enjoy fresh produce as much as we do. Consider growing some of these tasty treats to share with your little friends.

Around the Table, Around the World

By Siv Volden, Anita Rubino, John Martin, Pamela Capriotti Martin One of the greatest benefits of Facebook to our family has been connecting with family members, particularly overseas. Daughter Maille connected easily with her cousin Siv in Vinstra, Norway and her cousin, Anita in Naples, Italy about their family traditions in their homes and countries. … Continue reading Around the Table, Around the World

Cut it Down

Most berry bushes need proper care and attention to achieve robust growth, so be sure to cut the canes back with a pair of sharp pruning shears.

Changing Seasons in Tasmania – Summer’s End Rose Hip Ketchup

Rose hip ketchup is basically a traditional tomato sauce with rose hip puree instead of tomatoes, and if like me, you suck at growing tomatoes, feel free to pillage a bag of hips from some rose bushes and make this instead.