There can be no other occupation like gardening in which, if you were to creep up behind someone at their work, you would find them smiling. ~Mirabel Osler
This time of year we always find ourselves overrun with beautiful little purple violets. Edible, packed with vitamin C and offering other health benefits as well as a vibrant purple color when used as a garnish, I’ll show you how to make your own homemade violet soda and also use violets to dye eggs naturally.
This past spring my husband and I made the leap to full time market growing. This month was a big reality check. Read this post for a snapshot of real life on a working homestead during the spring Farmer’s Market season.
Need a cheap and easy way to protect your plants from the elements? Check out this post for a great solution.
There are so many methods for growing potatoes. This year we’re experimenting with growing potato towers.
Here are a few tips that we’ve found helpful to help prepare your garden for the summer heat!