Archive for March, 2008

Gardening with Children

Gardening with Children

This spring, why don’t you introduce a child to the joys of gardening? There are many aspects of gardening that children love: playing in the mud, learning about bugs, getting dirty, creating, destroying (pulling weeds), exploring and learning. Introduce them to the magic of growing a plant from a seed. Help them create their own [&hellip

Blood Oranges (Citrus Sinensis)

Blood Oranges (Citrus Sinensis)

A variety of orange, blood oranges are smaller but look like a normal orange from the exterior. It is the interior of the orange that makes them so fabulous. The inside of this appropriately named blood orange is blood colored. The juice of the orange is sweet, somewhat bitter as well, but less acidic than [&hellip

The Yin and Yang of it All

It’s about that time of year again, when we all have those proverbial ants in our pants for Spring! The weather is trying its hardest to warm us up, but the nights remind us that Spring is not yet here. The days are longer and the sun shines a little bit brighter, yet we still [&hellip