Carolyn Clarke

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12 Easy Vegetables For Your First Garden

If you’re just starting gardening, or if you’ve been gardening a while but are short on time this year, consider this list of twelve easy-to-grow …

Site and Insight

10 Things You Should Know About Containers (But Probably Don’t)

I love my container plantings. When I was younger, I use to drag my whole garden around with me from apartment to apartment in containers. These …

Copycat Starbucks Lemon Loaf

Copycat Starbucks Lemon Loaf<p><b>Cook Time:</b> 45 mins<p><b>Total Time:</b> 45 mins<p><b>Yield:</b> 3 loaves<p>Ingredients<p>3 cups flour<br>• 1 t. baking soda<br>• 1 t. baking powder<br>• 1 t. salt<br>• 6 …

10 Garden Ideas to Steal from Greece

What Greek gardeners know: a Mediterranean climate requires you to embrace extremes. Dry summers. Wet winters. Hot sun. Oh, and little surprises from …

Landscaping

IN GOOD HANDS - Easter DIY Wreath

easter door <br>I love wreaths, so much so my wedding flowers incorporated them too. So, I am always looking for an excuse to have a wreath on my door, …

Baked pasta with sausages and tomato sauce

Heat olive oil in skillet over medium heat. Add leeks, mushrooms and chilies and sauté for 2 minutes. Crumble in sausage meat and cook until it loses its pinkness, about 5 minutes. Add red wine and tomato sauce and bring to boil. Simmer gently for 15 to 20 minutes or until slightly thickened and …

The best gardening short courses for 2014

Take advantage of downtime in the new year to catch up on some horticultural theory or practical skills<p>Looking ahead to the early months of next year, a short course could make a fine Christmas gift – for yourself or a loved one. There are options available in everything from willow weaving to …

Make Ahead Freezer Cinnamon Rolls

You may remember that Nora was born right before Christmas, and that it was our very first Christmas celebrating with just our own little family. …

How to grow Amaryllis

<i>By entering your email you will receive a link via email to download our free eBook “An A-Z Guide to White Flower Farm Amaryllis.” You will also be</i> …

Expert Advice: 10 Best Low-Maintenance Houseplants

Nobody needs a needy plant. When we asked landscape designers and gardeners about their favorite houseplants, or the plants they thought were easiest …

Nigel Slater Recipe: Lemon Tart

The subtitle for Nigel Slater’s book <i>Notes from the Larder</i> is “A Kitchen Diary with Recipes.” It records a year of cooking, eating and thinking about …

Baking

Ohio State band moonwalks giant Michael Jackson formation across football field - TODAY.com

Michael Jackson was the King of Pop; Ohio State University's marching band is the king of in-formation moves. So when the two collided over the weekend, the video of OSU's performance quickly went viral.<p>During the halftime of the university's football game versus Iowa, the marching band fanned out …

Tom Clancy, Master Of Military Techno-Thrillers, Dies

Tom Clancy, the best-selling writer of such "techno-thrillers" as <i>The Hunt for Red October</i>, <i>Red Storm Rising</i> and <i>Patriot Games</i>, has died.<p>He was 66.<p>The news of his death was first reported in tweets from Publishers Weekly and <i>New York Times</i> books reporter Julie Bosman. It was confirmed to NPR Wednesday …

MaddAddam by Margaret Atwood

Margaret Atwood