Bob Stafford

Winter Bird Feeding

Birds need additional energy to make it through the cold nights. They also need to replenish the lost energy when wake up in the morning. I always recommend that you have your bird feeders full the last couple of daylight hours and at daybreak. This is to help birds endure the long winter nights and […]

Vegan Salad Recipe

Vegan Salad Recipe This is the recipe for my home made Linda’s Entree’ Vegan Salad Yield 3 large servings 2/3 c cooked, drained lentils.  Cook it separately from the Basmati brown rice and the wild rice. Takes 15 to 20 minutes. Cool 1/2 c. cooked Basmati brown rice 1/2 c. cooked wild rice.  The two […]

Urban Garden Another Flower to Attract Hummingbirds

Urban Garden Container Garden Hummingbirds Fountain Plant Russelia equsetifornis The Fountain  Plant or Russelia equsetifornis is the one!  Its brilliant red flowers appear on 12-inch long sprays throughout the warm season.  The blooms are 3/4 “to 1” in length and are narrowly tubular, making them ideally suited for the long, slender bills of hummingbirds. Other […]

Tower Garden – Cleaning our Tower Gardens

Tower Garden Urban Garden The crops of vegetables I grew over the summer in my Tower Garden have been picked and eaten with gusto. The flavors and size of the plants and produce were truly amazing. Now it’s time to clean the Tower Garden and get two of them ready to plant for the winter. […]