Summer Hardy Blooms with Mike Darcy

As I walk around my garden on this Labor Day weekend, I am observing what plants are looking good after […]

Picking Out Your Next Project Animal

Summer is coming to an end, and with that is back to school and picking out your next 4H and […]

Inspired Eggshells: Ben Moore Paint

Benjamin Moore paint colors inspired by your favorite layers.

A Perfect Lawn

Lawn care can sometimes be tricky. When our lawn isn’t looking right; not enough green, too many weeds, stunted growth, […]

Planting A New Lawn

What kind do you need? Will it be heavily used for group sports, play by children, or exercise for dogs? […]

Overseeding Your Lawn

Overseeding lawns consisting of Cool season grasses should be done in late summer or early fall. There are many reasons […]

Traditional Salsa: Canning with Mike Darcy

This summer is already shaping up to be a banner year for many summer vegetable crops. When I talk with […]

Pickled Beans: Canning with Mike Darcy

While I often write about how fortunate we are to be living in an area where we have such a […]

Keeping Plants Happy in the Heat with Mike Darcy

Knowing the weather predictions for the next few days, I was up early this morning to get my plants watered […]