Strangers are the st...

The Peterson Garden Project is an amazing adventure. Like the many community gardens that are springing up around the country like mushrooms, our project is one example of how people want to connect with their community and do good. I’m the lucky person who gets to talk about The...

Mommy the Riveter

My adventure with The Peterson Garden Project started late in 2009 when I began researching the history of Victory Gardens in Chicago. But, in reality, it started many, many years before. Long before I was born in fact. My parents are “greatest generation” which means they were...