P Allen Smith

The 12 Principles

P. Allen Smith gives us an overview of the twelve design principles that will be discussed throughout the season using examples at the Garden Home Retreat. Allen also shares a few tips on properly maintaining your lawn and gets advice from an expert on espalier fruit trees. We will also get a look at what it means to be "green."



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The Local Life

The concept of living local has become very popular in recent years, hearkening back to pre-industrial times. Let P. Allen Smith show you the power this movement has and where it may lead us.

  • 2017-05-23T02:30:00-07:00
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Melting Potluck

Join P. Allen Smith as he joins a diverse group of families to share cultures, kitchen tips and of course, food. Take a culinary journey around the world without having to leave your couch.

  • 2017-05-24T02:30:00-07:00
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No Passport Necessary

You don't have to leave home to relax and take a break from life. P. Allen Smith will show you how to incorporate the vacation style and mindset into your everyday.

  • 2017-05-25T02:30:00-07:00
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  • 2017-05-26T02:30:00-07:00
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Super Foods; Super Recipes

In this episode of Garden Home, P. Allen Smith shows that you don't have to be a superhero to save the day. Super performers in the kitchen, garden and home are highlighted to help give your life some extra punch.

  • 2017-05-29T02:30:00-07:00
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Leaders in the Field

Join P. Allen Smith as he learns a thing or two from gardeners, chefs and designers who are leading the pack in their field and are anything but traditional.

  • 2017-05-30T02:30:00-07:00
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Facts of Life

Life at Moss Mountain Farm is like any other working farm, has its ups and downs. Let P. Allen Smith take you through the trials, tribulations and immense rewards on a day at the farm.

  • 2017-05-31T02:30:00-07:00
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Handcrafted

Southern hospitality and the arts come together like biscuits and gravy in Natchez, the oldest city on the Mississippi River. Join P. Allen Smith as he explores the cuisine and culture of a city where the river is wide and the history is deep.

  • 2017-06-01T02:30:00-07:00
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Living Poultry Museum

Heritage poultry has seen a decline in population numbers, but P. Allen Smith goes in depth to find out how we can save these breeds from extinction.

  • 2017-06-02T02:30:00-07:00
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Deck The Halls

Tis the season to be jolly as Christmas comes to the farm and P. Allen Smith gets some decorating help from flower expert, J. Schwanke.

  • 2017-06-05T02:30:00-07:00
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Best of Travel

Join P. Allen Smith as he takes a trip down memory lane and revisits his favorite travel segments from seasons past.

  • 2017-06-06T02:30:00-07:00
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A Visit from the Beekman Boys

Two New York City boys turned farmers visit Moss Mountain Farm. Find out how the Fabulous Beekman Boys fare, when faced with the challenge of capturing a free-range turkey while Allen puts a spin on a classic dish.

  • 2017-06-07T02:30:00-07:00
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Past Made New

Take a step back in time to the late 18th century town of Salem, North Carolina. Learn how many of the same practices and principles in this Moravian community can be utilized in today's modern backyard gardens.

  • 2017-06-08T02:30:00-07:00
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Pay It Forward

Be inspired to pay it forward! From building homes for those in need, to inspiring children to garden, in this episode P. Allen Smith spotlights several groups and organizations that are doing their part giving back to the community.

  • 2017-06-09T02:30:00-07:00
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The Future

A look at the latest in garden and design innovations and how to incorporate them into your home and outdoor spaces.

  • 2017-06-12T02:30:00-07:00
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Your Happy Place

What is your bliss? Do you have one? Let P. Allen Smith help you find and cultivate it.



  • 2017-06-13T02:30:00-07:00
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First Things First

Sometimes the first step is the hardest. Gain confidence and let P. Allen Smith show you how to build a solid foundation in your garden.



  • 2017-06-14T02:30:00-07:00
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Down and Dirty

A day without dirt under the fingernails is a sad day at Moss Mountain Farm. How to get the most out of your soil in this episode of P. Allen Smith's Garden Home.

  • 2017-06-15T02:30:00-07:00
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Drink Your Yard

Using herbs in your cooking is one thing, but in your drinks? P. Allen Smith shows you how to create a garden space that plays nicely with a glass.

  • 2017-06-16T02:30:00-07:00
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Take It Easy

No more excuses, get out and garden! P. Allen Smith demonstrates some hassle free gardening and cooking techniques for even the most well rooted couch potato.



  • 2017-06-19T02:30:00-07:00
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All Natural

Become closer to earth using natural ingredients and inspirations from the environment to create your own Garden Home experience.

  • 2017-06-20T02:30:00-07:00
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The Pioneers Challenge with Georgia Pellegrini

Modern Pioneer, Georgia Pellegrini, teams up with P. Allen Smith to prepare a stunning cocktail party. Meanwhile, a challenge between the two has been waged. Who will come out on top?



  • 2017-06-21T02:30:00-07:00
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It's Spooky

Allen Smith is throwing a Halloween Bash! Learn how to keep your Jack-o-Lantern's fresh longer along with unique fall decorating designs.

  • 2017-06-22T02:30:00-07:00
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