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Column: Take the plunge and start planting vegetables
In fear that a late frost would damage young plants, I have been holding back planting my first crop of summer vegetables.
Saturday, April 12, 2014

Column: Orioles and hummers make their return
This time of year, we field the same question over and over again here at the Bird Barn. Folks want to know whether or not it is time to put out their hummingbird feeders.
Thursday, April 10, 2014

Column: Transform your backyard into an inviting oasis
Spring is here it is the perfect time to get out and enjoy the cool afternoons and beautiful sunsets in your own backyard.
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Saturday, April 05, 2014

Column: Searching for birds of prey in the Wickenburg area
I am in Wickenburg again this week for the second session of a Northern Arizona University-sponsored Road Scholar program that I am directing.
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Thursday, April 03, 2014

Column: Choosing the perfect plants for privacy hedges
Spring weather has returned in all its mountain glory and we gardeners are back to the great out-of-doors! Besides "working in the dirt," there are the pleasures of outdoor living.
Saturday, March 29, 2014

Decluttering: How to start... and keep going
Q: It seems I cannot clean, organize or declutter unless I am in the mood. Is there a way to get motivated when things feel overwhelming?
Saturday, March 29, 2014

Homemade granola is fresher, tastier and healthier
Granola got its start as a great trail food for hikers and is now mainstream. There is something to please every palate.
Saturday, March 29, 2014

Column: Being observant leads to the discovery of several bird nests
I am down in Wickenburg this week leading the first of two weeklong Road Scholar birding trips for Northern Arizona University.
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Thursday, March 27, 2014

Column: Planting and feeding grapes, brambles, berries
Just as we've done for as long as each of us remembers, we welcome back the first week of spring!
Saturday, March 22, 2014

Column: Birding in the desert brings back many fond memories
Last week our family spent a few days down in the Valley of the Sun during spring break, which provided me with an opportunity to do some birding.
Thursday, March 20, 2014

Bread pudding is a classic comfort food
There are many things that come to mind when we think of "comfort food." For some it is macaroni and cheese; for others, it's chicken pot pie or meatloaf.
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Saturday, March 15, 2014

Column: Spring blooms that inspire and entice
Our landscapes are exploding in celebration of the season, inspiring me to list plants that are sure to entice us back to the soil.
Saturday, March 15, 2014

Prescott boasts an array of hummingbird species
This past Saturday, I led a bird walk around Willow Lake and we saw several Anna's hummingbirds.
Thursday, March 13, 2014

Column: Container gardens are easy to create with exciting results
Like all garden center owners, I don't get many days off in spring. However, this past Thursday after teaching a morning gardening class, my day-timer showed nothing scheduled for the afternoon.
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Saturday, March 08, 2014

Column: Nature-lovers' generosity helps make Prescott great
A few weeks ago a customer walked into the store with a bath towel in her hands, and I knew instantly that there was probably something very special wrapped up inside the towel.
Thursday, March 06, 2014

Column: Flowering plums, pears and gophers - oh, my!
In their full glory this week are two trees that each spring are the first to show off their floral splendors.
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Saturday, March 01, 2014

Don't be chicken to try out new recipes
Chicken is a popular food choice for just about everyone, from toddlers to seniors.
Saturday, March 01, 2014

Column: Bird vocalizations especially beautiful in Grand Canyon
This past week I spent a few days at the south rim of the Grand Canyon. It wasn't specifically a birding trip, but, then again, I don't go anywhere without looking for birds!
Thursday, February 27, 2014

Keep your heart healthy with fish dishes
In the last column, we binged on chocolate for Valentine's Day. Now, in honor of Heart Health Month, we will unclog our arteries with some healthy fish dishes.
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Saturday, February 22, 2014

Column: Planting large conifers among spring gardening tasks
There are a couple of benefits to planting larger-growing conifers before April. The first is that, knowing that garden centers stock up early for the spring planting season, informed gardeners buy early.
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Saturday, February 22, 2014


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