Posts filed under: Garden to Plate

It’s a family affair ~ garden by design

I know you’ve heard me say that gardens can be a place where the whole family comes together to spend time (you know, instead of in front of a television screen), and this is living proof! We just installed this... Read More

Backyard Makeover

This kitchen garden was an addition to this family’s landscape project this summer.  Fresh landscape, beautiful patio, and a kitchen garden to complete it!  Client: Sheila & Brian (and their daughter Megan, & granddaughter Sophia) Location: Lake Geneva, WI Design:... Read More

Southwest Chicken Soup – Garden style

Nothing beats a bowl of warm, hearty soup on these frigid winter days. This Southwest Chicken Soup recipe used 8 ingredients I had preserved from my garden, maximizing the health benefits and providing a phenomenal flavor. I gotta tell you,... Read More

7 BENEFITS OF A GARDEN-TO-TABLE LIFESTYLE

Say you’ve already hopped on board and know that buying and eating locally grown food is more sustainable for the optimum well-being of your family’s health and for the growth of your community. You shop at your local mom &... Read More

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... Read More

Guide to Growing Garlic

Fall is here, and that means it’s time to think about planting garlic! I prefer to plant garlic in the Fall in Wisconsin, so I have it come July when the tomatoes are ripening, and I am canning marinara sauce.... Read More
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