Tag Archives: Sam Mazzotta

This is a Hammer

Winter Protection for Young Plants

Q: Last winter was a doozy by any standard, and several of my border shrubs that had survived previous winters unprotected froze and died off. I replaced them, but I don’t want a repeat if we have another bad winter. What’s the best way to protect the new plants? — Continue reading →

Paws Corner

Why Can’t Dog Just “Go” in the Woods?

DEAR PAW’S CORNER: I enjoy simple pleasures in life, including your Paw’s  Corner columns. I was particularly interested in the reply to the couple asking about their doggie “Trip’s” adventures with them into state parks. What are the preferred actions to take when a hound is in a state park Continue reading →