Yesterday was my last day of employment as a rep/merchandiser for a company that provides huge volumes of plant material to a major (think orange) big box store here in New England. I started the position last April and had no idea of what I was getting into. I’m pretty sure that I’ve never loved… Continue reading Reflections of a (Former) Garden Center Merchandiser
Deborah Reichman! who said… “My leaf fennel plant draws lots of buzz activity as well as black swallowtail caterpillars. I would love to try your chocolates!” I’m going to look for some leaf fennel this week! :) Thank you all for participating! I don’t do too many giveaways, but they are fun! Just to… Continue reading And the Winner of the Harbor Sweets GATHER Chocolate Is….
Good morning everyone! Happy Sunday and Happy Second Day of Rain is Falling Over Salem, Massachusetts Day! I’m so happy to finally see some precipitation. We need it! We also need our bees! As we know, our pollinators are in peril. There are several theories about why we’re loosing them, but time and again research… Continue reading GATHER Chocolate – A Wonderful New Collection of Chocolates from Harbor Sweets Handmade Chocolates and a Giveaway!
So, the last time I worked on this post was September 1st and the last time I posted anything was … August 10th, from my vacation.. Aye aye aye.. One of the problems with garden blogging is that summer is a busy time in the garden, and at work, and with family… so just when… Continue reading What’s Been Happening in the Garden, for a While- September 14, 2016
I’m starting to see lots of pictures of cucumber crops coming in everywhere, so I thought I’d share my favorite overnight pickles recipe since I haven’t posted it in a few years. This recipe is my mother-in-law’s and it’s the best overnight refrigerator pickle recipe ever! Here in the blogosphere we can track our post… Continue reading Overnight Pickles
A wonderful place to be on this gorgeous New Hampshire morning! Love, Michele