You are the village

I read this article last week; and just this past week a man in Burlington, IA paid overdue lunch fees for 89 children. If you think these are isolated incidents, or new, you can read about many more here, here, and here.   Arguably, the boy in...

Making Tea

I made tea the other day, and it was straight from the garden. It was good! I had always imagined that you had to dry the leaves out before you could make tea, but I was pleasantly surprised to find out that it's possible to make fresh...

Dave’s Pollinators

The summer is coming to an end, and so is my time at Vita. It's been great working here, and now I'm headed back to school for my third year! This also means that The Garden Buzz series is ending. So, I'd like to say a few...

Zucchini Chips

The other day, I made zucchini chips. They were wonderful, and delicious, and I've made them a few more times already. Zucchini chip recipes are fairly easy to find online. This is one of the one's I used to direct me: http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/ellie-krieger/zucchini-parmesan-crisps-recipe.html.     I'm not a great cook, but this...