Tickled Pink Punch

Tickled Pink Punch

Yummy Recipes! Good Food, Good Times If you joined us for our “For the Love of Fall” Workshop you got to try this delicious concoction. It was part of our observance of cancer awareness for October. Your friends and family will love this pretty drink that packs a “punch” 🙂 Ingredients 1 9-10oz package soba noodles 1 large cucumber, diced 1 cup carrots, diced 1 tbsp sesame oil 1/3 cup reduced sodium soy sauce 1/4 cup rice vinegar 1/3 cup...

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The Meaning of Mums

The Meaning of Mums

Chrysanthemum Meaning and Symbolism Fall Gardening The first chrysanthemums were cultivated in China centuries ago. It has appeared in ancient Chinese writings as early as 15th century BC and was used as an herbal remedy. Its boiled roots were believed to provide headache relief, and the sprouts and petals were eaten in salads. The Chinese city of Chu-Hsien was named after the chrysanthemum and literally means “Chrysanthemum City.” From China,...

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2017 Spring Bulbs

2017 Spring Bulbs

Plant in the Fall for a Beautiful Spring! At our Greenhouse in Pleasantview, KS Tulip Red Cully Tulip Red Chief Tulip Spryng Tide Tulip Negrita Tulip In Love Tulip Bleu Aimable Tulip Kansas Tulip Strong Gold Tulip Big Smile Tulip Innuendo Tulip Greenland Tulip Double Gudoschnik Tulip Double Blue Spectacle Tulip Double Mount Tacoma Tulip Double Foxy Foxtrot Tulip Double Yellow Pomponette Tulip Lily Flowering Mixed Tulip Lennox Tulip Topflame...

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Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Coffee Cake

Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Coffee Cake

Yummy Recipes! Good Food, Good Times This Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Coffee Cake has a cream cheese layer and crumb topping that is out of this world! Perfect for breakfast, snack, or even dessert! Shelby served this at our Fall Festival Workshop and it was a HIT! She added “I made it in a sheet cake pan so the servings would go further and I also drizzled melted chocolate chips on top! “ You asked for the recipe and here it is, enjoy: Ingredients...

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4 Steps to Fall Fabulous

4 Steps to Fall Fabulous

Decorating Ideas From Our Greenhouse & Gift Gallery HOME & GARDEN TIPS and TRICKS Summer was great this year. The backyard barbeques, cool drinks on hot summer nights, and fun with friends and family. But, there’s that slight feel of fall in the air now. Cool mornings, leaves hinting at turning and football!!! Oh who are we kidding? Hints aside … we’re ready for fall. Now is the perfect time to transition your summer planters over to...

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6 Things You Didn’t Know About Watermelon

6 Things You Didn’t Know About Watermelon

Living Well! Health & Happiness Story at-a-glance Watermelon contains more of the antioxidant lycopene than fresh tomatoes; one cup of watermelon has 1.5 times the lycopene as a raw tomato L-citrulline, an amino acid in watermelon, seems to protect against muscle pain Watermelon rind is edible and actually contains more of the amino acid citrulline than the pink flesh; citrulline is converted to arginine in your kidneys, which is important...

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