Articles for the Month of June 2016

Celebrating American Flowers Week

Just because I love herbs doesn’t mean I don’t also love and adore fresh cut flowers. Nothing quite brightens my day like the sight and scent of fresh flowers. That is why I want you to join me in celebrating American Flowers Week, June 28 – July 4, by gathering flowers and foliage from your

My Bay Laurel Victory

Last week I managed to get out in the garden and complete a rather difficult task. My bay laurel tree had slowly grown to a prodigious size since I planted it 8-10 years ago. The glossy branches were healthy and wonderful but they were crowding their neighbors and threatening to dominate the front yard. It

Herbs For the Salad Bowl

Ah, the delights of summer. Time for picnics, barbecues, and pool parties. To complement these outdoor activities, we naturally reach for salad. A bowl filled with crisp lettuce and juicy tomatoes is just waiting for the right flavor touch. There’s no finer – or healthier – way to enhance your salad than with fresh herbs