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SUMMER GUEST SERIES: Alina Niemi

How to Grow Lemongrass in Your Garden One of the most exotic herbs you can grow in your garden is lemongrass. It's extremely easy to grow and spreads rapidly, making it a great choice for even the novice gardener. You can start lemongrass from what you buy at the grocery store or a farmer's market. … Continue reading SUMMER GUEST SERIES: Alina Niemi

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Figs gone wild: YOU CAN GROW THAT!

A few months ago my doctor put me on a LOW-FODMAP diet.  The bottom line is I can't eat lots of things I love anymore. Including figs. That might not be a big deal to you, but it is to me. Making fig preserves each autumn is a tradition for my dad and me to do… Continue reading Figs gone wild: YOU CAN GROW THAT!