Pink Magazine Articles

"HOW On Earth"- Published in Pink Magazine – May 2010

Summer is here and it is time to plant our flower beds with perennials and annuals. Learn what plants are low maintenance with long lasting blooms.

"HOW On Earth" – Published in Pink Magazine – March 2010

“SPRING” INTO A FRESH GARDEN WITH HELPFUL TIPS I used to visit and revisit it a dozen times a day, and stand in deep contemplation over my vegetable progeny with a love that nobody could share or conceive of who had never taken part in […]

"HOW On Earth" – Published in Pink Magazine – February 2010

Roses in the Garden A relationship is like a rose, How long it lasts, no one knows. Love can erase an awful past, love can be yours, you’ll see at last. To feel that love, it makes you sigh, To have it leave, you’d rather […]

"HOW On Earth" – Published in Pink Magazine – January 2010

Setting the Foundation for your Dream Garden “Nature has undoubtedly mastered the art of winter gardening and even the most experienced gardener can learn from the unrestrained beauty around them.” – Vincent A. Simeone I look forward to January and the New Year with its […]

"HOW On Earth"- Published in Pink Magazine- August 2009

Container Gardening 101 “August rushes by like desert rainfall, A flood of frenzied upheaval, Expected, But still catching me unprepared. Like a match flame Bursting on the scene, Heat and haze of crimson sunsets. Like a dream Of moon and dark barely recalled, A moment, […]

"HOW On Earth" – Published in Pink Magazine – July 2009

There are many ways to attract butterflies to your garden. Butterfly gardens can be as simple as a container filled with pentas, lantana, or marigolds. They can be entire environments in which butterflies are encouraged to visit, eat, move in and multiply. Let’s see what butterflies want in order to bring them into your garden.

"HOW On Earth" – Published in Pink Magazine – June 2009

I love the idea of always having something in bloom in a garden. With each season comes a new treasure to behold. I have created a table of fragrant plants that work well here in the lowcountry.

"HOW On Earth" – Published in Pink Magazine – May 2009

The Edible Garden “The first gatherings of the garden in May of salads, radishes and herbs made me feel like a mother about her baby – how could anything so beautiful be mine.  And this emotion of wonder filled me for each vegetable as it […]

"HOW On Earth" – Published in Pink Magazine – April 2009

Join Karen Geiger this month as she shares a favorite tradition of how to make Easter baskets.

"HOW On Earth" – Published in Pink Magazine – March 2009

Spring Cleaning: Now is the time to clean up our gardens. I love this process of creating a clean slate. I like to start this rather daunting task by dividing it into (3) separate jobs.