Have you ever tried mulching your garden with grass? Weeds are always a big problem for me and my weed barrier fabric was really late getting here this year….so it didn’t get in on time and I was quickly becoming overrun with weeds so I turned to grass clippings to save me from drowning in […]
15 different ways to use lavender – beyond potpourri.
Growing corn is practically an American tradition. Corn has been grown in our country for thousands of years. And for good reason. Corn is very nutritious containing many vitamins, minerals, fiber, and antioxidants. You can eat it fresh, cook it, preserve it, and grind it into flour. If you’ve never tried an ear of homegrown […]
Gardening is one of those hobbies where you learn the most from your mistakes. To be a better gardener, take the time to learn what works for you and what doesn’t by starting a vegetable garden journal. No matter how much you read and learn, you may not have the same success with the same […]
Are you keeping a journal of your gardening adventures? If not, then you are missing out on valuable information. Keeping a garden journal will improve your gardening skills, provide you with historical information about your garden to better predict results, and help you keep an inventory of your plants, seeds, and preserved produce. In general, […]
You’ve seen this strange looking fruit in the grocery store. The bright pink skin with alien green spines is hard to miss. But have you ever tried a dragon fruit? This exotic fruit is really unique! This yummy fruit is super hydrating and especially satisfying when chilled. The tiny black seeds add a nice crunch […]