Important Health Benefits of Growing Fresh Produce

Important Health Benefits of Growing Fresh Produce? There are many reasons people choose to grow their own fruits and vegetables at home, from saving money to having access to produce without chemicals. For a lot of the new gardeners out there, it is simply a matter of food security. After COVID-19 hit and people rushed to the stores to stock […]

The Best Plants That Regrow Themselves

If you intend to grow your own vegetables in your backyard or on your patio, you can always start from seeds or use plants that have already been started by the local nursery. Looking at plants that regrow themselves is a fun idea! Another option is to use food scraps that can actually grow another plant all on its own. […]

Easy to Grow Heirloom Plants

Why grow heirloom plants? There are so many reasons that it would be hard to list them all. My personal thoughts? With the rise of GMO plants and seeds, people are having more issues than ever with their food. Most GMO seeds won’t even yield fruit or vegetable that let you harvest the seeds to plant at a later time. […]

Fruit Gardening by Growing Fruit Trees

One thing I wanted to do after we moved into the new house was to plant a few fruit trees. I loved picking cherries at my Mom’s and making sour cherry jam, getting apples from my backyard and making everything from my Instant Pot apple pepper jelly, to canned apple pie filling. My Great Aunt Fern made perfect pear butter, so I […]

Choosing Fruit Trees For The Backyard

This is something that is very important to our family as Miss Sarah is allergic to fresh fruits and vegetables. We like to grow our own, so they’re basically organic, and then I can and preserve them so our daughter can actually enjoy them. Choosing Fruit Trees For The Backyard You will see great deals on trees and have a […]

For Early Tomatoes, Try These Tomato Growing Tips

The gardening bug seems to bite us earlier and earlier every spring. Sinking our teeth into homegrown tomatoes is one of the best parts of having a backyard garden! There are a few tricks to produce early tomatoes, and some are really quite simple! In most areas, tomatoes are planted about two weeks after the last frost into the garden, […]