Potted Herbs Part I

If you like to cook, you probably grow herbs. Some gardeners grow their herbs together in large containers, but that can be disappointing since...

Bring In The Hummingbirds

Have you ever seen a hummingbird feeding in your garden? I have and it is a fascinating sight. I knew very little about these...

My Mom Is My Sunshine

“Your father used to do that,” she says. All through our lives, my mother has been quick to point out whenever she sees my...

Easy Steps For Early Winter Rose Care

There is always a lot of work in the garden during the fall season. Many plants need to be pruned, borders need to be...

Digging In For National Ice Cream Month

Ice cream is synonymous with summer, so it’s only natural that July would be National Ice Cream month. There are plenty of places to...

Congratulations Class of 2016!

Graduation season is in full swing and the students of the Class of 2016 are celebrating. The first graduation from nursery school is poignant....

Military Relations

I recently had the honor of attending South Floral Park’s 26th Annual Armed Forces Day. The keynote speaker was Army veteran Sylinthia Burges, who...