Archive | March, 2011

Recipe of the Week: 10 Layer Enchiladas

Even though spring has arrived it is still mighty cold in our neck of the woods. We have had a constant mix of rain and snow the last few days with no end in sight. To bring a little heat to our lives I served up this delicious tex-mex inspired casserole. Don’t let the amount […]

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Urban Gardening Round-Up

Here at we think everyone should be able to reap the benefits of gardening no matter how small their space. That’s why we are now a sponsor for Urban Organic Gardener. Mike at Urban Organic Gardener, dishes up a serving of great urban gardening advice every week through trial and error. We love this […]

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Recipe of the Week: Hummingbird Cake with Pineapple Cream Cheese Glaze

Spring is in the air and the birds have once again decided to serenade us with their songs. One of the birds I always try to attract to my garden each year is hummingbirds and when I think hummingbirds I think cake! If you think this is a strange train of thought you haven’t had […]

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The Hunt is Over- Hello Spring!

The Hunt is Over- Hello Spring!

If you are anything like me you are very excited spring has finally sprung!  For me spring is all about new beginnings. The snow melts away relieving a fresh start for all the plants and animals. On my drive into the office today there were signs of spring everywhere. These was an adorable little colt frolicking in the field. Weeping […]

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Recipe of the Week: Irish Triple Hit Sundae

When thinking of St. Patrick’s Day most people think of the color green, leprechauns, shamrocks, 4- leaf clover, luck, and drinking. To celebrate all the great Irish beverages out there we made what we like to call the Irish Triple Hit Sundae. The Dark Chocolate Stout Ice Cream is dark, rich and creamy. The stout […]

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Spreading the St. Patrick’s Day Love!

We love anything Green here at MasterGardening and St. Patrick’s Day is all about the GREEN! To help celebrate St. Patrick’s day we are giving away a pair of Triple Blade Herb Scissors and a Kitchen Herb Mini-Greenhouse kit to one lucky winner!! Grow your own basil, chives and parsley in your kitchen window! This […]

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EGB 34-48S Elevated Garden Bed 34x48x32 Stained

Hunt for Spring Giveaway

Spring is just around the corner and in honor of its grand arrival we are having a ‘Hunt for Spring’ giveaway! Check out the awesome elevated garden bed you could win! Handcrafted in the USA and made of 100% Western Red Cedar this beautiful Elevated Garden Bed by Gronomics® is perfect for deck or patio. Great […]

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Recipe of the Week: Satay Chicken Pizza

Pizza is a constant in my home. We love to try new foods and rotate our menu quite a bit, especially in the growing season when we like to match our food with what’s in season. But take away pizza night and there might be a revolution. To keep from getting bored and to introduce new […]

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Embrace the Locavore Movement by Joining a CSA

There is nothing like fruits and vegetables freshly picked from the garden but for many growing their own vegetables and fruits is not an option or they can only grow a small amount. I love to grow fresh produce right in my backyard, on my deck and even on the windowsills in my kitchen but […]

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Experience the Exquisite Gardens of the Biltmore Estate

What architect so noble…as he who, with far-reaching conception of beauty, in designing power, sketches the outlines, writes the colors, becomes the builder and directs the shadows of a picture so great that Nature shall be employed upon it for generations, before the work he arranged for her shall realize his intentions. – Frederick Law […]

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