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Friday, August 03, 2012

Refreshing infused water recipe
Burpee Home Gardens | 1 Comments
 

With the heat of summer still raging on, it's important to stay hydrated. But if you want to add a little garden flavor to your drink, try sampling these delicious infused water recipes below. They're great refreshments to serve to party guests, too.

Cucumber Mint Infused Spa Water
Ingredients PER GALLO....

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Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Basil pesto
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Basil pesto pasta

Of the many things I’ve cooked over the years for television, few things compare to the flavor and simplicity of a really good pesto. The day I made my three-minute recipe for a fresh basil pesto on the set of Growing A Greener World, the camera crew quickly leaned in to inspect the dish. “That’s it?! That was....

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Friday, January 13, 2012

Growing a community
West End IB World School | 1 Comments
 

We have truly enjoyed our school garden and the wonderfully fresh and flavorful vegetables and herbs it has produced! Shortly after the start of the new school year, we held a family picnic. Everyone was asked to bring a dish.

With the help of our resident gardener, mom, and chef extraordinaire, Melissa Hall, the Garden Club made a tasty recipe to share:
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Tagged: basil community harvest herbs kids nutrition party recipes sharing tomatoes vegetables youth gardens in ‘I Can Grow’ Eating Well Gardening News Social Gardening



Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Budding gardeners
Kid Power, Inc. | Post a comment
 

October was a month of realization for our team of Kid Power Jr. Gardeners. After a full month of Veggie Time Lessons, our students have learned what 5 things plants need, how to properly water a garden, the properties of good soil, and how to identify 5 new vegetables and the plants they grow from.

Our afternoons in the gardens have been amazing. I never....

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Friday, October 07, 2011

A plentiful summer harvest
Kid Power, Inc. | Post a comment
 

Kid Power's Veggie Time Gardens have flourished yielding thousands of tomatoes, zucchini, watermelons, cantaloupes, beans and basil. Thanks to Burpee Home Gardens we have been able to participate in three Farmer's Markets throughout the summer and will continue to do so through the fall.

As our Summer Time Veggie Time program came to a close, our students were....

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Tagged: basil beans community food pantries harvest kids neighbors tomatoes vegetables youth gardens in ‘I Can Grow’ Gardening News Harvest Time



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