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Read my most recent posts here.

Lettuce Patch Gardens is about my experiences gardening, eating locally, and cooking from scratch in the foothills of Colorado Springs, Colorado. But anyone in the mountain west will find the information useful.

The site is roughly divided into three sections:

Cooking, and
Eating Locally.

You can read about me and this site here, and read my most recent posts here.

Finding things on the site:

Use the search box at the top right-hand side of the page to search the site, read the most recent posts here, or delve deeper into a specific area of interest:


Gardening Basics
Gardening Books and Tools
Gardening in Colorado and High Altitude
Four Season Gardening
Intensive Gardening
Urban Farming
Vegetables, Herbs & Fruit
Vegetables A-Z


Cooking and Baking at Altitude
Cookbooks and Cooking Tools
Preserving and Storage

Seasonal Recipes
Solar Cooking

Eating Locally in Colorado Springs:

CSAs and Farmers’ Markets
Slow Food
Urban Agriculture & Farming

Once you have a chance to look around, you can subscribe via RSS, E-mail, Twitter or Facebook to make sure you get the new posts as they come out.

Oh, and if you like, you can support the site to help keep it running, or shop for gardening or cooking tools and books that I use and love.

If you have a question, or any suggestions for topics you’d like to see covered, please leave a comment at the bottom of a post or contact me.


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