5 Foods to Buy and Then Grow

When it comes to saving money, nothing will do it better than growing your own food. Not only will it save you some dough each month, but it will also help you eat healthier. Here are five foods that you can buy once this year, and then grow at home all year round. 5 foods to buy and then grow […]

10 Ways To Get Your Garden Growing

This extended cold weather drives me nuts with spring fever!I want the fresh greenery, smells of freshly turned soil and to be able to wiggle my toes in the soft first grass of the season. Starting to prep for my summer vegetable garden makes me a little happier, knowing that it WILL be spring soon. 10 ways to get YOUR […]

The Basic Composting Process

If you have been thinking about composting for awhile but don’t know where to start I have put together some basic do’s and dont’s for you.  Before you even make it outdoors to your large compost pile it begins in your home.  Not only will you reduce your household waste ( not to mention save on  garbage bags), you will […]

Best Plants for Square Foot Gardening

Square foot gardening is an efficient method of growing vegetables and herbs in small, organized spaces. So-called “square foot gardens” are raised beds divided with 1“x1” wood into individual sections that are, you guessed it, a square foot each. So what’s wrong with row gardening? Mel Bartholomew, the creator of the Square Foot Gardening Method, says it’s all wrong: “After […]