You Say Toe-may-toe, I Say Toe-mah-toe

Describing my dad’s garden in Brussel Sprouts That Don’t Taste Like a Cave must have got me in the mood for my garden, because last night, after the kids were in bed and the dinner dishes done, I couldn’t wait to start my seeds for this year’s garden. Armed with a pair of tweezers and …

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It’s a BEE-utiful Day!

The first hurdle has officially been vaulted over.  Two out of my three bee hives made it through the winter!  Spring has sprung here in southern Illinois, and the forecast is full of beautifully mild days for the next two weeks.  I went ahead and pulled the winterizing gear off my three hives and peeled …

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