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Let’s Get Gardening: December 2017

Gardening season seems to keep going and going around here this year (I know – I said last month that it had pretty much come to an end, but who knew it was going to stay so warm for so long?!) – which is a good thing for me, since I only just got my […]

Let’s Get Gardening: November 2017

I have to admit that I nearly cried in the grocery store yesterday, because I had to buy tomatoes. It made me realize that summer is truly over, and I am doomed to have tasteless tomatoes for months and months. This is what is truly most sad about summer ending. While no consolation for the end of […]

Let’s Get Gardening: October 2017

What kind of weird September weather was that?! We had late-September weather at the beginning of the month and more like July weather towards the end. Late September should be a time for cool-temperature plants to be happily growing and producing, but the lettuces that I planted in late August suffered from the excessive heat, […]

Pumpkin Day at The Garden Mill Saturday, October 14

Join us for a pumpkin decorating party! We’ll supply the pumpkins and decorating supplies – you supply imagination and enthusiasm. The result: a charming, spooky, or hilarious jack-o-lantern to take home. Pumpkins and decorations are free. Limit one per person. Open to adults and supervised children ages 3+. No registration required.   Join us Saturday, […]

Let’s Get Gardening: September 2017

I can’t tell you how grateful I am for the rain we got this week! I have been dragging hoses and sprinklers around and filling up tree gators since June, because we have had almost no rain at all at my house. Chelsea has gotten some significant rain events this summer that just totally skipped […]