Garden on the Go

aiming to foster an appreciation for farming and healthy eating among area youth

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“the pop heard ’round detroit”

by Claire & Serena on September 1, 2013, no comments

One fateful August morning (last Monday), Serena and I were preparing for one of our last trips with the trailer. We got on the road set on getting to Bennett Elementary at 10:30. What should have been a half hour drive down the lodge freeway quickly turned into disaster on the ramp of exit 4B. […]

a quick thanks before we get back on the road

by Claire & Serena on August 21, 2013, no comments

Garden on the Go has been resting (& drinking in all this beautiful sunshine!) while my wisdom teeth swelling goes down. But next week we are gearing up for a busy end of August! New organizations contact us every week and places we have already visited call back to arrange for more visits.  We are […]

Running All Around!

by Claire & Serena on August 15, 2013, no comments

Whew! What a busy week. Garden On The Go hit Clark Park this past Saturday when Clark hosted its annual summer festival. We were one of the many activities that day, the energy of the Park was incredible. Events included face paint, lax games, an unexpected visit from a Detroit marching band, a flash mob, […]

Our Visits Have Begun!

by Claire & Serena on August 12, 2013, no comments

August 6th, 10:00am marks the commencement of our visits! Getting up (a little too) bright and early, Claire and I made sure to leave plenty of time for our garden on wheels to safely make its way to the Boll Family YMCA. There, we had such an amazing first visit, making 5 presentations for a […]

Up & Rolling (& Growing)

by Claire & Serena on July 23, 2013, no comments

Garden On the Go is official! You can find us on truckfarm.org. Aside from having the title, we also have our trailer up and running (Thanks to our friends at Total Trailer) and have our perfect garden growing steady inside it.  We are both so eager to take our trailer on the road and share […]

The Beginning

by Claire & Serena on July 2, 2013, 2 comments

Hi there. My name is Claire Erwin and my best pal is Serena Bian. Welcome and thank you for visiting our blog.  Serena and I were in the last weeks of our junior year of high school when we had a special idea. As we combined our passion for gardening, our love of the outdoors, […]