We tend to only make risotto for special occasions. It’s definitely not one of our simple, easy weeknight dinner recipes. We often make this for Valentine’s Day, since it’s a delicious, hearty winter meal. Just know that if you’re planning on making this one, you should set aside a couple hours. You can’t rush risotto. … More Roasted Butternut Squash Risotto
Our handouts from the Philly Home + Garden Show were flying off the shelves – we ran out on the second day of the show! Since they were so popular, we decided to upload them here for everyone to see. Attracting Bees Handout This is a quick reference guide for ways you can attract bees … More Handouts from Philly Home + Garden Show
Scott loved meeting so many of you at the Philly Home + Garden Show! He answered tons of your gardening questions and thought it would be helpful to share some of the answers here. Here are Scott’s answers for the top five questions asked at the show: 1. What can I do about deer and … More FAQs from Philly Home + Garden Show
Scott will be featured at the Philly Home + Garden Show at The Greater Philadelphia Expo Center at Oaks. The show will take place from Friday, February 16 through Sunday, February 18, 2018. The theme of Scott’s display is “foodscaping,” which is adding edible plants to a landscape. He will offer tips for how to … More Preparing for the Philly Home + Garden Show
Here in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, we got a taste of summer in February with a few 70+ degree days. Scott was outside playing in the dirt, of course. Today, we were hit with snow showers, with even more expected in the coming days. While we’re antsy to start the outdoor growing season, we can’t rush … More 5 Great Herbs to Grow Indoors
Scott and I visit botanical gardens whenever possible. If we are on vacation and there is one nearby, we add it to our itinerary. Our favorite part about visiting gardens in the summertime is seeing the water lilies. The water lily display at Longwood Gardens is breathtaking. The last time we visited, Scott told me … More You Deserve Water Lilies, Too!
Bees are a vital part of gardening. Without their pollination powers, many of our plants would not grow. The more bees you attract, the more fruit and veggies you’ll harvest. While it would be ideal to have a beehive in your yard, this isn’t possible for everyone. However, you don’t need to own a hive … More Bee Beacons: How to Attract Bees to Your Garden
Watering your garden is simple, right? Not necessarily. Believe it or not, there’s a right way and a wrong way to water your garden. On these hot days of summer, wasting water can be a real drain on local water systems. The following tips will explain how to conserve water, which is better for the … More Conserving Water in Your Garden