Garden Guide


[7 Jul 2015 | Comments Off on Summer-Thyme Cooler | ]

Today is National Strawberry Sundae Day! While that sounds delicious, this summer weather has me in the mood for another strawberry treat. Strawberry Thyme Lemonade! My cocktail garden is busting with thyme, so I snipped …

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[9 Mar 2015 | Comments Off on Are You Ready for Spring? | ]

“March is a month of considerable frustration – it is so near spring and yet across a great deal of the country the weather is still so violent and changeable that outdoor activity in our …

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[16 Jan 2015 | Comments Off on Welcome, 2015! | ]

January is the quietest month in the garden. But just because it looks quiet doesn’t mean that nothing is happening. The soil, open to the sky, absorbs the pure rainfall while microorganisms convert tilled-under fodder …

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[13 Dec 2013 | Comments Off on How to stay warm during the winter months | ]

Foods, herbs, and other alternatives to blasting your heater!
There are plenty of foods to cook, spices to use, and teas to drink that will do wonders keeping your body warmer, healthier, and stronger through these …

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[10 Oct 2013 | Comments Off on Gardening Edibles in the Shade | ]

So, you don’t have full-sun areas in your yard to grow edible plants? Have no fear, as it turns out there are plenty of veggies, herbs, and even fruits that do well in limited sunlight. …

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[15 Aug 2013 | Comments Off on You mean I need to start my winter garden now? | ]

Ahhh mid summer – can’t be outside past noon, garden needs a major haircut, okra is abounding and malabar spinach is pumping.  It is outrageously hot right now, but we must look beyond the hot …

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[13 Mar 2013 | Comments Off on Hugh’s Healthy, Easy Coleslaw Recipe | ]

Cabbages on our raised garden beds are doing great this year.  This healthy, easy coleslaw recipe is delicious and takes only a few minutes to toss together. Keep it simple or spice it up, depending …

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[28 Nov 2012 | Comments Off on Garden Gifts: Herb Wreath | ]

We here at YardFarm sure hope that all of you have had a wonderful Thanksgiving! With the recent end of both Black Friday and Cyber Monday, we are sure that many of our readers are …

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