Peter Piper Picked a Profoundly Plump Pumpkin — Now what does he do with it? Every fall I get many questions about what to do with pumpkins. Many people find curious fascination in imagining what it would be like to grow these versatile little gems, as if growing something that produces a large fruit is […]
At the Grocery Store You have probably heard it time and again, but seriously; don’t shop if you are hungry. Everything looks good but your wallet. You will spend a lot more than you planned. Here in Columbus, we have a lot of great food stores. I like Whole Foods, Trader Joes and Giant Eagle. […]
I’ve always dreamed of having an apple tree in my backyard. You know the old saying, "Be careful what you wish for?" Now that I actually have my own apple tree, I stand in my yard watching the apples piling up around me thinking, "Oh no — What do I do with this mess now?"
We are very lucky have two old sweet cherry trees in our yard. When we first moved here, the trees were so tall you couldn’t get to the cherries, so the birds and squirrels were well fed. After the first year, my husband and his friend topped them to a reachable level and for the […]