The Joy of Buying Plants

Talk to any gardener and they will tell you how much they love buying new plants. Yes, I save seeds from my garden, and yes, I start seeds inside every spring, and yes I plant perennials so that I don’t have to buy new every year…but it’s just so much fun! Rutgers Day was this…

First Harvest: Arugula 

I made my first harvest of the year yesterday for dinner. This arugula came back from least year and it is spicy!  Pro tip: use a colander or strainer to collect your harvest so that it’s easy to wash! How to Harvest Arugula Arugula flowers are cute and edible, and make a great garnish for…