How Does Your Garden Grow? (Part 2) 

How Does Your Garden Grow? (Part 2) 

Plant it, grow it, savor it.

Anyone who has enjoyed picking and dining on their own garden produce will agree that there is nothing more appetizing. This blog is the second of a two-part series digging into some gardening learning experiences. Part one focused on the architecture of raised beds and preparing for planting season. Now we will turn our attention to the actual planting and harvesting. 

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How Does Your Garden Grow? (Part 1) 

How Does Your Garden Grow? (Part 1) 

Tried and true raised bed suggestions.

The only thing better than fresh produce is fresh produce that comes from your home garden. We’ve always dabbled in growing vegetables but this year we took it to a whole new level. While I wouldn’t say we have a green thumb, we have had some tasty results. This blog is the first of a two-part series sharing what has worked well for us, starting with our garden architecture. 

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Dating and Mating

Dating and Mating

The wonder of living near a natural bird habitat.

This blog title probably caught your attention. I hope you won’t be disappointed when you learn that it’s all about birds. Not the birds and the bees, just birds. We’ve always loved birds but until we moved to the property at Cherry Creek Guest House, which borders the East Gallatin River, we didn’t really understand the complexity of their mating habits. 

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From a Chef to a Cook

From a Chef to a Cook

How one summer at a supper club transformed my cooking.

The summer of my freshman year in college I wanted to find a job near the lake house that my parents were developing. My plan was to work on their property during the day and earn a few bucks waitressing in the evenings. I’d been a server for years in high school at a quaint little place called the Whole Famdamily, sadly closed long ago, so I knew I had the skills. 

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