Rhubarb, with its striking red stalks and tart flavor, is a beloved springtime treat in many culinary traditions. Its versatility in desserts, jams, and even savory dishes has earned it a cherished place in gardens around the world. Cultivating rhubarb is not only rewarding but relatively straightforward, making it an excellent choice for both novice […]

Back Yard Birds

American Goldfinch by @megan.s.bonham The last few years have been an emotional roller coaster for me from a climate perspective and I’m sure the wild animals of the PNW feel the same.  We have had fires, heat domes and ice storms.  While I sat inside drinking Manhattans and shopping for doomsday kits, I also wondered […]

Paper Whites

Forcing Paper white and amaryllis bulbs for the holidays