Sep 17, 2019
What fall garden tasks should you complete as your summer garden comes to a close? Whether you plant a fall garden or want to make sure your garden is ready for a spring planting, these 7 tasks will prepare you for your next gardening season.
Sep 10, 2019
When I began exploring medicinal herb gardening, I felt like I had walked into a foreign country. I didn't know where to start or how to navigate this new territory.
But like everything in my garden journey, I took small steps. And while I still consider myself a beginning medicinal herb gardener, I do feel like I've...
Sep 3, 2019
In 2013 I planted my first garden. Looking back, I see mistakes and successes from that first year. All of them served to teach me, and they helped me grow a more successful garden each season.
Because we all can learn from each other, and because many of my mistakes are common among beginning gardeners, I wanted to...
Aug 27, 2019
Is it possible to control pests in the garden without using pesticides? Many gardeners determine to use organic practices. But soon they find themselves discouraged when bad insects arrive in their gardens. How do organic gardeners keep bugs from eating their plants?
A healthy, productive, organic home garden goes...
Aug 20, 2019
If you grow a garden, you know that homegrown vegetables taste better than anything you can purchase in the produce department of your grocery store.
But why do homegrown vegetables and fruit taste better? Is it purely a mental thing -- where we naturally enjoy most what we put our hard work into growing? Or are...