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Bren Haas
Works at BGgarden.com - Artist/ Photographer/ Writer / Social Media
Attended School of the Art Institute of Chicago
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You'll want to try this ruby and russet-colored salad employs red quinoa, beets, and radicchio to create its rich hue. I'm growing beets and radicchio so this is sure to be a hit from garden to table. Recipe in this post!
You'll want to try this ruby and russet-colored salad employs red quinoa, beets, and radicchio to create its rich hue. I'm growing ingredients for this!
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Poppies and Peas : The Growing Now Garden Tour Begins

I’m excited to be a part of the Growing Now Garden Tour hosted by Beth Billstrom at MoreThanOregano.com .This is my first post in this blog event so I hope you will subscribe to my site to find out what will be blooming next week.  You can follow the…
Join the fun as we celebrate our gardens by sharing in the Growing Now Garden Tour. What do you have in your garden today?
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This morning I shared my pretty chive blooms on Twitter. The blooms are one of the highlights of my spring garden because they bring a happy color to my garden along with ingredients for new recipes. Aren’t They Lovely? On Twitter Love the chive flowers..…
This morning I shared my Chive Blooms on Twitter and got a few great recipe ideas that I'd love to share with you in this post.
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Don't miss Worm Composting tonight with +Cathy Nesbitt +Digging The Garden with Adam Cortell  : ASK questions NOW by clicking on this link and commenting at : https://plus.google.com/events/cgod3hfaou6chsghm5iqvompgis 
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My favorite part of Arkansas was the visit to both +P. Allen Smith veggie gardens! #g2b15 #gardenchat 
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Caring For Potted Plants

When working in the garden center a few years ago I notice many people pick the wrong plant combinations to add to their favorite containers. When picking a plant combo for containers  its important to keep in mind the conditions each plant likes.…
Caring for your potted plants will make healthy blooms that last into the autumn frost. In this post I share a few basic care tips.
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Every spring as I get the starter plants ready to take out to the garden I can’t help but say to myself ‘This is going to be the best growing year ever!’. And here it is … THIS IS THE YEAR!!!! We spent 1 hour in the now 25’x50′ veggie garden working the…
Here is a veggie report from my home garden along with Strawberry Growing Tips you won't want to miss.
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Summer gardening in containers is convenient and allows just about anyone to enjoy home grown veggies in their outdoor living space.  I’m really excited about all the new varieties of tomatoes and peppers that are available this year that are container…
Container Vegetable Garden is Ideal for anyone who wants to enjoy home grown food. In this post I share my favorite design idea and Growing Tips
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It’s been fun over the past 12 years adding shrubs to my country garden that  I enjoy and learning what works best in my landscape.  Growing a landscape you will enjoy takes time and patience. Be ready to move things around and expect a few casualties!…
Here are my favorite 3 Sentimental Shrubs with Basic Spring Care Tips that all will enjoy for years to come.
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This is my year…. I just know it!  I’ve tried growing pumpkins and winter squash a few times in the past 12 years.  I have kind of succeeded a few times but sadly critters or fungus seem to get the best of my harvest.  This is the year I will succeed!…
Here are 3 easy steps on how to grow pumpkins in your home garden along with how you can ask the experts on Twitter #gardenchat tonight!
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Over the past 12 years I’ve learned to grow amazing roses by reaching out to some of the leaders in the rose community. Curious to what the experts thought, I asked Rosarian Paul Zimmerman to share with me about root roses which I’ve been planting in my…
understanding roses is a key ingredient to growing success. Guest post today by rose expert Paul Zimmerman
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  • School of the Art Institute of Chicago
    Fiber Arts, 1988 - 1991
  • University of Toledo
    Fine Art, 1989 - 1991
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Let's Connect * I live to GARDEN * I'm a FOODIE * Travel Nut * Photo Junkie * #gardenchat
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Mom of 2 Teens, New Media Photography for a few of the BIG garden shows, Web developer and content creator for connect-share-grow.com #gardenchat
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  • BGgarden.com - Artist/ Photographer/ Writer / Social Media
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    Brand marketing and developing social platform for connect-share-grow.com / #gardenchat network ( 2010-2014). I've worked independently for many of the leading garden shows and events throughout the United States. Capturing content (still photography and video) to promoting events and build brand for Philadelphia Flower Show ( 2012) , Northwest Flower and Garden Show (2011-2013), Independent Garden Center Show (2011-2014) , Subaru of America Events (2011-2013) , Freelance Brand building : Writer / Blogger for Hunts - Ketchum PR (2012-2013) Visit my Linked In for more : www.linkedin.com/in/brendahaas/
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Five questions with garden communicator Brenda Haas | Savvy Gardening | ...
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Everyday is Earth Day Twitter Event
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Small Space Gardening with Burpee Home Garden | Twitter Event
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Join us as we discuss Small Space Gardening with Burpee HG. Here is the outline for this Twitter event including questions as well as giveaw

Revolution among the Lettuces
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Revolution Among the Lettuces In my Germinal bed I am planting Chard (26 March), Round Lettuce (5th April), Radish (8th April), and rocket (

All-America Selections
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All-America Selections Winners are new garden varieties of flowers, vegetables and plants that have been tested and proven to be superior fo

Lets Talk Potting Soil on Garden Chatter #24
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You're Invited to join the conversation on Garden Chatter #24 with Mark Highland March 31 ,2015 8:30-9:15 p.m. ET Google Hangout Every Tuesd

Plant Geek Day
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I had a fabulous day today. My gardening friend from Ohio, Bren Haas, came up and we visited some independent garden centers, the Michigan O

A bowl of hellebores
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A double hellebore and a single Warning! This post is full of pretty pictures. Finally. It seems like its been a long time since I had actua

Krohn Conservatory
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Krohn Conservatory As we were traveling to Nashville on Friday, we stopped in Cincinnati, OH to visit the Krohn Conservatory. I would love t

Soaking Seeds
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Every wonder if soaking seeds before planting really does anything .... After 17 days all but one Thai Lavender 'Frog Egg' Eggplant has germ

Beginner To Chats Looking For Gardening Advice
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I attempted to make my garden bed more fertile so the flowers would grow strong and beautiful. I removed all the natural dirt and replaced i

Garden Chatter Events
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Click over to Garden Chatter each week with Adam Cortell and Bren Haas as they chat with amazing gardeners on Garden Chatter Hang-Out. Adam

2015 International Year of Soil
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The importance of soil as a critical component of the natural system. The 68th UN General Assembly declared 2015 the International Year of S

The Gardener's January Calendar
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Keep feeders filled to help birds through the coldest months. Brr! As I write this, the entire country is being gripped in what everyone is

Colour Wheel Garden by Sofie Bigham
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Guest Post from Facebook #gardenchat Member : Sofie Bigham Post date January 7, 2015. These photos are from my garden. There are 9 photos in

Indoor Growing with a Tower Garden-Garden Chatter #12
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Indoor Growing with a Tower Garden-Garden Chatter #12 Tonight on Google!

Passion for Flowers Garden Chatter #9
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Debra shared her mission to promote flowers grown in the United States. Her website contains a directory of flower growers and suppliers bas

The last hurrah of autumn
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I found this forgotten Black Spanish radish in the garden. I think I'm too scared to eat it though - it's almost 3 inches across and will be

Happy Birthday, Bren! | Your Small Kitchen Garden
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Your Small Kitchen Garden wishes Brenda Haas, curator of #gardenchat, Happy Birthday!