Top Plants for Shady Gardens
There's a common misconception that a shady garden means a dreary garden, but just because your garden doesn't get full sun all day long doesn't mean it can't …LEARN MORE »
Be Inspired Seasonally with Rita Calvert This post is brought to you by many of us who celebrate Octoberfest by gathering together around the Severn River …LEARN MORE »
Cook It, Color It Pumpkin-even the Seeds!
Be Inspired Seasonally with Rita Calvert While we are still weeks away from full fall color in nature, a definite undertone of yellow and bronze, red and …LEARN MORE »
Did You Catch that Harvest Moon? + More Harvest Food
Be Inspired” Seasonally with Rita Calvert September’s burst of summer glory segues brilliantly into the glorious hues of autumn. It’s such a great time of year …LEARN MORE »
Harvest Moon Menus
Be Inspired” Seasonally with Rita Calvert Some folklore oriented farmers I know describe the Harvest moon as the full moon which lights the way between sunset …LEARN MORE »
Casual Entertaining with the Chesapeake Harvest
Be Inspired” Seasonally with Rita Calvert Yummy Unique Gazpacho Sandwich Share-Smoked Salmon, Cucumber on Whole Wheat Naan Fresh Peach Frangipane Tart As we …LEARN MORE »
Hopscotch for a Whole Month!
Be Inspired” Seasonally with Rita Calvert Well, ya'll get hip hoppin' on over to the largest upscale sidewalk sale Homestead Gardens' has ever had! Look up and …LEARN MORE »
Readying for the Fourth of July
“Be Inspired” Seasonally by Rita Calvert Summer's hottest holiday arrives with a bang and lots of excitement! Break out your bright red, hot and blue table …LEARN MORE »
Go for The Garden Party
“Be Inspired” Seasonally by Rita Calvert The term, garden party automatically creates a mood and brings images of blooms, greens and out-of-doors fetes which …LEARN MORE »
Beach Partying-Let's Go and Don't Forget the FlipFlops!
"Be Inspired” Seasonally by Rita Calvert If you’re real lucky, it's the season to take the good life to the beach! Start prepping -- now. Put in the time well …LEARN MORE »
As Summer Opens...Al Fresco Living
“Be Inspired” Seasonally by Rita Calvert Memorial Day weekend in the Chesapeake is marked by a breathtaking flight of the Navy's Blue Angels soaring over …LEARN MORE »