Book Review: The Plant Lovers Guide to Ferns by Richie Steffen and Sue Olsen

The Plant Lovers Guide to Ferns by Richie Steffen and Sue Olsen I live in the Pacific Northwest and it feels like ferns are everywhere sometimes.  They grow in the concrete barriers along the freeways, they are in my yard even though I know I didn’t plant them… and my church for palm sunday doesn’t […]

Meals in a Jar – Book Review

   Meals in a Jar is a book written by Julie Languille in 2013 and published by Ulysses Press.  Julie lives on Whidbey Island in Washington State and her bio indicates she owns a dinner planning website and is a preparedness and food storage workshop teacher.  I believe, although I am not sure, that Ms. […]

Women Gardeners – Book review

The Virago Book of Women Gardeners edited by Deborah Kellaway I found Women Gardeners, written in 1995, in a used book store in Seattle. I bought it simply because I am interested in the female viewpoint of pretty much anything, but definitely areas I am interested in like gardening.   I’ve been sporadically interested in the way women have […]