It's December, Do You Know What That Means?

Today is December 1st, 2011.  The first day of the last month of the year, do you know what that means?

Mockingbird on a Frosty Morning
Only 137 days left until our last frost date here in Middle Tennessee!!!  WOOHOO!

OK, I sound completely ridiculous here but think about all the stuff that has to get done before that planting date over the winter.  Seed catalogs need drooled over, new plant introductions need perused, seeds for planting in the garden need selected, garden beds need prepared, weeds need weeded, seeds need planted, mulch needs put out, plants need transplanted, hardwood cuttings need to be taken, and there are many, many more things I could list.

Here are few things for the Winter Garden To-Do List:

We always think of winter as a time for slowing down, for taking a break, but really winter is when everything starts!

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