Whether it is Christmas, birthday or other special occasions, wrapping gifts is an important part of the celebrations. If you can gift wrap in a beautifully presented way, you will make the recipient feel extra special.
Chives are one of the easiest of herbs to grow and will keep multiplying if you leave them alone. Don't be tempted to give them a haircut, but cut a few strands right down to the base and add to salads, dips and soups for a mild onion flavor.
Most home gardeners are unaware that the monolithic seed company known as Monsanto (and voted the most evil corporation in the US) has been gobbling up smaller seed companies as fast as an army of caterpillars can strip your cabbages if you let them.