It is such a wonderful time of year. It is time to light fires and fill your house with the smell of mulled cider heating on the stove. It is the season for soups and savory pies, chowders and stews. It is one of my favorite times of year because it is time to nest,

5 Seed Storage Tips

  One of the most common questions I get from customers is, “what is the best way to store my seed?”  Now that most people’s planting seasons are largely coming to a close, here are five tips for storing your seed well and maintaining its viability until next season: Number 1 If you are saving

Ham and Purple Potato Shepherd’s Pie

I am a sucker for savory pie. I think there is something ancestral in it – we have been eating pie since the days of the Ancient Egyptians and Romans, according to the American Pie Council (Yep! That’s a real organization). Pies make so much sense. If you have an abundance of food, too little