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Rules, schmules: How to tell good advice from bad

January 23, 2012

Meleah Maynard, author of the new book Decoding Gardening Advice, is our guest poster today. She shares her thoughts about following gardening rules–do you follow them in your own garden? You can read more from Meleah on her blog, Everyday Gardener. Rules can really suck the fun and relaxation out of all things good. I’ve always thought […]

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Deer are as thirsty as your plants are

August 15, 2011

I’d like to welcome guest poster Ruth Rogers Clausen, author of 50 Beautiful Deer-Resistant Plants. Don’t forget to enter to win a copy of her book and a pair of Womanswork gloves in our giveaway this week! In times of summer drought, deer are as thirsty as your plants are. Imagine this for a moment: […]

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