Having a compost pile is key to growing a productive garden. Starting a compost pile from scratch is often seen as daunting and people don’t know how to build a compost heap, so many people just avoid it for fear of ‘doing it wrong’. Compost has so many benefits for the garden, I really encourage […]
It’s that time of year that we all want to be outside: spring! Whether you are starting your very first garden or are a seasoned gardener, this article reminds you of the most important tasks for this time of year!
Ask any gardener and they will tell you the same thing – soil is THE most important part of your garden. It is the key to your success. Find out what’s best to put in yours here…
Do you wish you had more time to garden? Are you unsure of how to balance gardening with all of your other priorities? Or maybe you want to have a high-yield garden and still go away for vacations and long-weekends. I get it! Here are my top two tips for gardening with a busy schedule […]
I was overwhelmed with all the information available when I started gardening. Once I consolidated my learning by understanding plant families, I grew more confident as a gardener and less overwhelmed. This articles teaching you a way to fast track your learning of plant families and how knowing a plant’s family can save you time […]
There is so much to learn in gardening that I’ve never met a gardener who didn’t make mistakes. We all do and it’s okay. This article shares the top 8 most common mistakes and how you can avoid them to save time, energy, food and money!