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Winter Veggies: Introducing Celeriac

Okay, first things first…. What is celeriac (AKA celery root)?  Nope, it’s not celery, but you’re close! Technically celery and celeriac are the same plant, but celeriac is grown for the root and celery is grown for the stalks. This...

Fresh Garden Tomato Sauce

Are you ready to try my newest garden-to-table creation? The first comment out of my husband’s mouth as I was whipping up the sauce was; What no meat?  My response… Trust me, you won’t miss it in my tasty garden...

Confused on Carrots?

Carrots have been a favored veggie request in the garden this year along with many inquiries on growing tips & different varieties. We assume after seeing the bags of carrots in the grocery store that carrots are carrots, right?? Well,...

Tomato Growing Tips!

We all love growing tomatoes.  They are a staple in the garden most gardeners can’t be without.  However, tomatoes are known to be a little high maintenance compared to other veggies.   Tomatoes start strong and healthy.  You start to see...

HERBS ~ GREENS ~ PESTO… oh my!

The basil and many other herbs are coming in hot right now with all the early heat we’ve had here in Wisconsin.  I’m ready to get a jump start on my pesto making + preserving for the winter. With that...

Sick of fighting the potato bugs?

Do you love a perfect mash? Well, I’ve never met a potato I didn’t like. I get all sorts of excited when it comes time to start digging pounds of them out of the garden and piling them up. If...

Strawberry Rhubarb Galette

As a child, I remember the sweet and sours of the tasty strawberry rhubarb pies in June.  But there is so much more to this tasty perennial vegetable. Rhubarb does not get enough credit, (other than pie which is a...