Suzy Bales has turned her lifelong love of cooking and gardening into a career. She is the author of 13 books including, Suzy Bales Down-to-Earth Gardener, The Garden in Winter and Garden Parties. Her newest book, Garden Bouquets and Beyond, is available now for preorders. Its publication date is February 2010. For seasonal garden advice visit http://www.suzybalesgarden.com.