Hello, dear readers, I have two brief announcements to share with you. This Monday, January 26, 2015, at 3pm, I'll be speaking with Carmen DeVito and Alice Marcus Krieg on the latest segment of their We Dig Plants! podcast. Update: The podcast has been rescheduled for March 2nd. It will stream live at 3 pm [...]
A big thank you to everyone who voted for Cold Climate Gardening, which was the runner-up in the Best Rural Gardening/Farming Blog category of the Mouse & Trowel garden blog awards. It is a high compliment, and I hope to provide you with more and better in the coming twelve months. Congratulations to Kylee of [...]
A while back I mentioned that nominations were being accepted for the Mouse & Trowel awards. Frankly, I didn't expect to get nominated, as I couldn't spare the time to "promote" myself and the garden blogging arena has gotten quite a bit more crowded. Imagine my surprise to discover I had been nominated for the [...]
In case you've been living under a rock, or don't hang out on Twitter or Facebook, nominations are now being accepted for the Mouse & Trowel Awards. These awards honor garden bloggers in various categories. Anyone can nominate a garden blogger for this honor. April 30, 2010 is the deadline to submit nominations.
Thank you for nominating this blog for Best Garden Blog Design. I've put a lot of thought and hours into the design, and I'm pleased that you appreciate my efforts. According to the Mouse & Trowel website, "the Mouse & Trowel Awards were created by freelance writer and garden blogger Colleen Vanderlinden to honor and [...]
Thank you one and all for nominating this blog for the Best Design of a Garden Blog category in the first annual Mouse & Trowel Awards. I confess I've always been a bit miffed at how garden blogs were so neglected in general blog awards, and I'm glad Colleen has taken the initiative and developed [...]
Colleen of In the Garden Online is starting the Mouse and Trowel Awards, a program "to give recognition to those bloggers, website owners, and retail outlets that add vibrancy, convenience, or pure eye candy to our world." Nominations are currently being accepted. Finalists will be announced on April 13th, and winners announced on May 13th.