Jan 31, 2017
(If the above player doesn’t work, click here.) When I started gardening, the fertility of my soil was not even on my radar. My main concerns were more practical — choosing the crops and figuring out when to plan them. The soil was the last thing on my mind. What I realized, partly through some major […]
Jan 24, 2017
My very first year I planted a garden, I went to Lowe’s and bought baby tomato, squash, okra, and watermelon plants. I was so new at gardening, it didn’t even cross my mind to plant anything from seed. Planting seeds seemed to scary. Would it grow? When do I plant? Plus, truth be told, I didn’t […]
Jan 18, 2017
The other day I walked out in my garden. The flat, clean garden space had me dreaming about all the garden possibilities. In the middle of January, it’s easy to forget the importance of weed control. But you do not want weeds to take over in your garden, and without proper planning, that’s what will […]
Jan 12, 2017
(If the above player doesn’t show, click here.) In my second episode of the Beginner’s Garden Podcast, I’m talking about planning your garden space. The idea of planning a garden seems simple. Just plant in dirt, right? But before you can ever get to that point, you have to make several decisions like the type of...
Jan 2, 2017
In my very first episode of The Beginner’s Garden Podcast, I give you 5 tips to help you decide what to plant in your garden. Click here to listen and subscribe on iTunes. Click here to listen and subscribe on Stitcher. Show Notes: Choose crops you eat often. Choose fruits & veggies that are more […]
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