Darkest Hour

Darkest Hour

It is said that Thomas Fuller, in 1650, wrote, “It is always darkest just before the Day dawneth.” (from www.phrases.org.uk.) Good news, though; we are already over the hump. Today, while doing some private reveling in the extra few minutes of daylight I...
Rated “R” for Rob

Rated “R” for Rob

This was first published on August 14, 2014 as an email newsletter.  Don’t worry, it’s not too racy…  My boyfriend, Rob, is the guest editor this week. While he says below that his garden efforts are largely moving heavy things and taste-testing, I...
You say To-MAY-to; I say To-MAH-to

You say To-MAY-to; I say To-MAH-to

This was first published on August 7, 2014 as an email newsletter. Not too many things as good as a Jersey tomato…  I did not grow up in New Jersey but oh, do I appreciate this aspect of our garden state. Once I heard someone say there are good reasons the...
Hot, Hot, Hot

Hot, Hot, Hot

This was first published on July 24, 2014 as an email newsletter. Exciting things are happening in the design office…  Ta-da! The trumpet sounds! I am delighted to unveil my new and vastly improved website–www.greenjeangardens.com.  I worked with husband...