What is Kitchen Gardening?

What is a Kitchen Gardener? First and foremost, kitchen gardeners love food, both product and process. They do not dream of eating a good tomato, but a true …
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Cooking with Pumpkins: 2 Easy Recipes

Okay, now let's stop talking and get cooking with all of that great produce just singing the fall song and calling your name. First start with this scrumptious …
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Ornamental Grasses in All Their Glory

Ornamental Grasses Who can resist ornamental grasses in October?  Or even more so in November, December, January and February when there isn't much going on in …
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8 Things To Do In Your Garden in October

You know those long lists of to-do's this month, with somewhere between 20 and 30 items? Honestly, instead of inspiring me to take action, they cause my eyes …
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Cooking with Figs

Fresh figs are becoming an increasingly adaptive tree to the Chesapeake Region. We’re thrilled because figs are some of the healthiest fruits and make almost …
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Homestead Gardens Blog - the What, Who, and How

What Is This Blog? It's a team blog brought to you by an independent garden center in Davidsonville and Severna Park, Maryland.  Blogs are simply websites that …
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Garden Blogger Susan Harris

Susan Harris caught the gardening bug growing up in Virginia, became certified as a Master Gardener in Washington, D.C., and has been gardening in Maryland for …
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Blog Contributor Rita Calvert, the Local Cook

Rita Calvert Rita is a freelance writer and photographer of the sustainable farming story, and a founding member of Buy Fresh Buy Local- Chespeake Region.  Her …
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