Category Archives: About this Blog

Holiday Gems-Our Pets

Homestead Gardens Inspired Holidays by Rita Calvert
For the holidays, Homestead Gardens has “stores within the store”-full of ideas and inspiration. In this post we are spending time at Pete’s Pets. Although we know …

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Dear Santa and Grandma’s Kitchen

 

 Homestead Gardens Inspired Holidays by Rita Calvert
For all of the inspired tree vignettes at both Homestead Gardens locations, Dear Santa linking with Grandma’s Kitchen gets the most excitement. You must know …

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Close to 40 Holiday Tree Stories!

 Seasonal and Local with Rita Calvert
Our blog here at Homestead Gardens is going to take on a new look for the holiday season. We are talking set design for Santa, the elves, …

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About Gene Sumi

Gene Sumi is Homestead’s Educational Coordinator and Certified Professional Horticulturist and in that role he provides customers with gardening advice on everything from what to do for your plants if it rains too much to controlling …

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Homestead Gardens Blog – the What, Who, and How

What IS this?
It’s a team blog brought to you by an independent garden center in Davidsonville and Severna Park, Maryland.   Blogs are simply websites that scroll new articles (called posts) sequentially on the home …

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Homestead Gardenblogger Susan Harris

Susan Harris caught the gardening bug growing up in Virginia, became certified as a Master Gardener in Washington, D.C., and has been gardening in Maryland for almost 30 years.  Admittedly obsessed with gardening, she’s enjoying …

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Homestead Blog Contributor Rita Calvert, the Local Cook

Rita is a freelance writer and photographer of the sustainable farming story, and a founding member of Buy Fresh Buy Local- Chespeake Region.  Her recipes and photos can be found at the Great Kids Farm blog.  …

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