Hey dirt lovers!
Invariably, when my husband asks what I need him to pick up at the grocery store, I reply, fresh, bagged dirt! I wonder if other people do the same.
On the best days, I roll out of bed, make coffee and wander across the patio to my herb garden.
I pinch off some mint, sage, oregano, lemon thyme and rosemary to chill in water with lemon, lime or orange wedges for lunch.
Hours later, I can be found in the garden, still in my pajamas, elbows deep, ripping up weeds. Around noon, freshly laid eggs are liberated from the chicken coop and voila, lunch. Late summer omelets include cukes, tomatoes, and a variety of vegetables and herbs.
I founded GardenKidz.org, a non-profit 501(3)c, dedicated to:
My favorite Seattle garden blog is nwedible.com.