There is something nostalgic about an orchard in bloom or during the harvest with the branches bending over heavy with fruit. Planting fruit trees seems to be a priority with a lot of new home owners. Whether it’s a few trees or a more ambitious effort there are important considerations in planning and establishing a […]
FREE 2019 Printable Planner with Monthly Garden Tips and Goals for your homestead. This amazing 160 page Planner is your FREE INSTANT DOWNLOAD. It includes a Belongs to page, Monthly pages, 2 Page Weekly Layout, Monthly Garden Tips to do and More. I’ve made extra sheets of lined paper for collecting notes about seeds you […]
The quickest way to find new and interesting plants to grow, or to get inspiration for the year ahead, is by looking through seed catalogs. Whether mail-order or online, here’s a list of the best seed catalogs that you can flip through while waiting for the growing season to begin. You wouldn’t know by looking […]
Gardening requires more that just taking care of plants once they are in the ground. To garden well and have a productive crop, you must also take care of the soil. I’ve listed three things that you can do in the fall that will prepare your garden for the spring planting.
Is 2019 the year you’re finally going to grow food? Or maybe it’s the year you get serious about growing enough veggies to stop buying them at the store? If so, you may already find yourself inundated with seed catalogs…and like an 18th-century sailor hypnotized by the siren’s song, you might be under the spell […]
The holiday season is here! This means that it’s the time we all start searching for that perfect gift for our friends and family. For those of us who love to dig in the dirt, this list has everything from planters to stocking stuffers and everything in-between. If you are looking for even more inspiration, […]