Preserving the Summer Bounty, Part 2- Figs

I recently had the good fortune of being invited to pick figs from my old landlord’s tree in Davis. After a pleasant visit, I went home with a nice-sized box full of figs and a dilemma on my hands. I loved having all of these beautiful, sweet figs, but how was I going to use …

Start Simple

If you’re looking to get started with gardening and are not sure where to start, I recommend herbs. Herbs are easy to care for whether you have space for an indoor or an outdoor plant. You can also enjoy using the harvest from your herbs in the kitchen.  I will use spearmint as an example. …