By Jessica Mizzi 9 min read
Light up, inhale, and hit the books. From cookbooks to growing guides and coloring books, here are 10 of the best books on weed to read right now.
By Eve Chase 4 min read
Author Eve Chase shares the elements of her life that contributed to her newest novel, and how her inspiration blossomed in her own garden.
By Nathan Gelgud 2 min read
From the Ground Up is Jeanne Nolan’s story of life after living on a commune. She reinvents herself by bringing her extensive experience with organic farming home to Chicago and its surrounding suburbs, starting a small business helping people plant gardens in their backyards, and working with Green City Market to create a 5,000-square-foot vegetable garden for children at the Lincoln Park Zoo.
By Cara Cannella 4 min read
In their writing and in the seven cultivated acres that make up their internationally renowned North Hill garden in southern Vermont, what Joe Eck and Wayne Winterrowd omit is as vital as what they include. It's not startling, therefore, that the first chapter of their most recent book, To Eat: A Country Life, does not mention M.F.K. Fisher.
By Jennie Yabroff 5 min read
Dream of cultivating your own little corner of natural beauty with this collection of earthy, organic and delectable gardening memoirs by writers who have faith that even in the darkest winter, the bulbs and roots beneath the earth are storing energy, preparing to renew our faith in nature come March.