Growing Carrots

By Mara Higdon Crunchy and packed with beta-carotene, I never pass up a freshly harvested carrot. Carrots are a great addition to your fall garden and are a perfect ingredient in hearty soups or stews. Carrots come in all sizes … Continue reading


By Mara Higdon Ahhhhh… Garlic! Used around the world for both medicinal and culinary purposes, garlic is very simple to grow. There are two categories of garlic: hard and soft neck. The garlic you buy at the supermarket falls into … Continue reading