Monthly Archive for: ‘March, 2012’
Ready to Plant?

I’m hot to start my organic garden but I can’t decide what to plant.  So many good vegetable and so little time and space.  The following are 10 easy vegetables and when to plant them 10 Easy Vegetables from Lowe’s Creative Ideas magizine Beans – so the seed directly in late spring once the ground has […]

Soil and the Organic Garden

According to Wikipedia: Organic farming is the form of agriculture that relies on techniques such as crop rotation, green manure, compost and biological pest control. Organic farming uses fertilizers and pesticides but excludes or strictly limits the use of manufactured (synthetic) fertilizers, pesticides (which include herbicides, insecticides and fungicides), plant growth regulators such as hormones, livestock antibiotics, food additives, genetically modified organisms,[1] human sewage sludge, and nanomaterials.[2] Organic agricultural methods are internationally regulated and legally enforced by many nations, […]

Post your Garden Ideas

I had a request from my friend Steve that I ask my readers to share their vegetable garden ideas and solutions to their individual problems.  I thought that was a great idea. Send pictures to and I’ll post them as they arrive. Gardens No better way to make sure your food is exactly how […]

15 Different Frosting Recipes

Tired of the same old same old? Need something more than sticky on your buns?  Try one of these from– 1. Meringue Buttercream Ingredients 1 1/4 cups sugar 1/3 cup water 5 large egg whites Pinch cream of tartar 1 pound (4 sticks) unsalted butter, cut into small pieces 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract […]