Special Features for the Gals and Ladies Night

A beloved tree graces the magnificent holiday again this year-the upside-down chandelier tree. Icy glitter, sparkles, crystal waterfall ornaments lend to a …
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Close to 40 Holiday Tree Stories!

Seasonal and Local with Rita Calvert Our blog here at Homestead Gardens is going to take on a new look for the holiday season. We are talking set design for …
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The Sustainable Cabin Creek Heritage Farm

Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook  The mud-splattered all-terrain vehicle (ATV) bobbed along the forest path, down the hill, around the bend …
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A Trip to Homestead Gardens Deco Department

 Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook Coastal Cottage and Fathers Day In early summer, it's a good thing to focus on the home furnishings and now …
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Waterfalls are Calming

Waterfalls Yesterday while we were all waiting for Hurricane Sandy to arrive (and fearing the worst) I remembered this.  It's the new waterfall at the entrance …
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Finally, A Garden-Lover's Porch

  Porch and Garden Here in the Mid-Atlantic one of the fastest-growing trends in garden design isn't about plants at all - it's the popularity of screened-in …
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Great Halloween Ideas

 
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Fiesta From the Garden to the Grill

Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook  This week you'll find recipes for quick tacos, with all the ingredients cooked on the grill. The mesa flavor …
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New Grills for Firing Up Fathers Day!

  Seasonal Cooking with Rita Calvert~The Local Cook  The great news is Homestead Gardens has a slew of brand spankin’ new grills in stock because so many folks …
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