Cabbage Worm Eradication

This, my friends, is a tale of a very hungry caterpillar that goes by the name of Pieris rapae or Cabbage Worm. Unlike the Children’s classic by Eric Carl, this garden pest doesn’t dine on watermelon and cupcakes but instead your beloved vegetable garden. He also doesn’t turn into a beautiful butterfly at the end of the story […]

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Cherry Tomato Bruschetta


Hello tomato season! The sun is shining, the bees are busy pollinating, and my tasty tomatoes are changing colors. I got a little overly ambitious with my tomato planting this year and have more tomatoes than I know what to do with. Fortunately, one of my all time favorite recipes calls for this tasty fruit – […]

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Ben’s Olive Oil Zucchini Bread

Olive oil zucchini bread

Whoever said “toddlers will eat when they are hungry” has never met my 3 year old son Benjamin. He has a drive for life that I admire, moving a million miles a minute to see and do everything before the day is done. Unfortunately, eating is not high on his list for daily activities. I am […]

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How-to Freeze Berries


We are a blueberry family. By that, I mean we can easily consume several pints of blueberries in a week. As such, blueberries are something I love to grow in my garden. This year I have 6 blueberry plants

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