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The Wondrous World of Miniature Gardens

All during the holiday season, I stand at my design bench behind the curtain next to the door as you walk into our shop. On the shelf next to the door is a large miniature garden. I watch with delight as people walk in and...

Greening the World!

Dear Nancy, What a weekend! Saturday and Sunday we celebrated our 31st Open House. Neither rain nor cold weather discouraged loyal Natureworks customers from visiting. Perhaps Jane's amazing cookies had something to do with it? We had a blast! I made bow after bow, wreath after...

Welcome to Fairyland!

As you walk into our shop, look to your left and you will find shelf upon shelf of miniature garden accessories.  The teeny tiny wheelbarrow above is filled with greens and stands no taller than 3 inches! Gnomes abound, ready to embellish even the smallest mini....

What I Learned about Christmas trees…

Last week I picked out my fresh cut tree (I took home "Harriet" and she's a beauty).  I was reading on a garden center site about how to care for a tree and I learned something new. I knew that I needed to give my...

It’s For the Birds!

Birds are an important part of my gardens. Last year, I finally got my husband interested in the winter pleasure of feeding the birds. Now he regularly fills the feeders and makes sure the paths are shoveled to them as well. Surrounding my feeders are shrubs...

Brrrr…Got Ice? We’ve got Ice Melt! (Coupon)

Natural Alternative Ice Melt that is. Buy now and save 20% off the price of the 20 lb. bag or the handy 9 lb. shaker jug. Safe For Plants and Pets!!! Offer valid while supplies last. ...

On The Radio…

Nancy is on WTIC 1080AM Garden Talk with Scott and Len. The program begins at 12 noon and Nancy is usually on around 12:10 p.m.  Listen in for some lively discussions!   To listen live or to replay the archived Garden Talk shows on your computer or...