Lucinda Hutson is the author of The Herb Garden Cookbook (an organic gardening book and cookbook, peppered with personal anecdotes.) She lives in a purple house surrounded by whimsical gardens in Austin, TX (and owns a purple Super-Slim Lightweight Hose.) She writes gardening, cooking and lifestyle features for national magazines, such as Fine Gardening, Southern Living, Horticulture, Edible Austin and The Herb Companion. Lucinda lectures across the country at arboretums, conferences, and garden clubs, and hosts PBS tours of her gardens. You can order The Herb Garden Cookbook at lucindahutson.com.