Choosing the Best Plants & a Trip to Shields Nursery

Every year my sister, sister-in-law and good friend make a trip to Shields Herb and Flower Farm in Spraggs, PA. It’s about an 1.5 hour drive from our area but well worth the trip and we make a day of it. I have to say its one of my favorite days of the year. After… [Read More]

Planning & Dreaming with Mail Order

Many people order seeds online or through catalogs to get a head start on their garden for the up-and-coming season. This is certainly preferred for vegetables and other edibles, however, if you do not have a dedicated space for grow lights, or a good, bright spot inside your home for seed growing, starting seeds indoors… [Read More]