Garden Notes & Recipes

Chicken Bog

April 11, 2021
chicken bog

This quick and easy one-pot meal is sure to become a family favorite around the house!     INGREDIENTS:   2 tablespoons olive oil  1…

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Understanding Frost Dates and Zones

April 5, 2021
calendula flower with frost

Jumping the gun on planting may leave you in the weeds! Read our complete guide on frost dates and zones.   Understanding frost dates and…

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Easter Cookie Pie

April 5, 2021
Easter chocolate candy

Put your leftover Easter candy to good use!   INGREDIENTS FOR CAKE:   1/2 C unsalted sweet cream butter, softened 3/4 C sugar 1 egg…

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Brown Sugar Shortbread Bars

March 29, 2021
BROWN SUGAR SHORTBREAD BARS

A tasty, gooey treat with an irresistible chocolate topping! INGREDIENTS: 1 cup salted butter (room temperature) 1 cup packed brown sugar 1 large egg 1…

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Landscape Plants You Should Start Fertilizing Now

March 29, 2021
lilac shrubs blooming in spring

Knowing how and when to feed our garden is key to getting our landscape plants looking and feeling their best.   You’re late, you’re late,…

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Getting Your Houseplants in the Swing of Spring

March 22, 2021
woman with houseplants

Haul out your supplies and dust off some leaves, it’s time to get your houseplants shiny for spring!   Haul out your supplies and dust…

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Grilled Zucchini and Squash

March 22, 2021
Grilled Zucchini and Squash

INGREDIENTS: 4 tablespoons olive oil, divided 1/4 cup minced shallot 2 cloves garlic, minced 2 tablespoons chopped fresh rosemary 2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley leaves…

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Irish Apple Cake with Custard Sauce

March 15, 2021
Irish apple cake

Bring the luck of the Irish home with this dense and delicious cake smothered in tasty custard sauce.   CAKE INGREDIENTS:   3 cups cake…

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Spring Fruit Tree Care

March 15, 2021
picking apple from tree

Spring into your juiciest year yet with these springtime fruit tree care tips!   Spring is the perfect time to get your fruit trees ready…

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Sweet Corn Relish

March 8, 2021
Sweet Corn Relish recipe

This super-easy, sweet-and-spicy relish complements a wide variety of dishes!   INGREDIENTS:   3 ears corn, husks and silks removed Kosher salt 2/3 up white-wine…

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