One of the trickiest things about growing your own food is sometimes the space you haven’t isn’t ideal. One scenario that doesn’t have to be a problem is when your yard is too shady to grow a traditional vegetable garden. Just because you have a shade garden doesn’t mean you can’t grow your own food! […]
This garden season was full of adventure! I would have never imagined I’d get to travel to both the DC area and California for garden related events this summer. Getting to meet you and attend this year’s Garden Bloggers Fling was absolutely incredible. Then, being able to travel alongside each other again while exploring California […]
Whether you garden year-round or slow down in the fall and winter months, learn the best way to prepare your growing space for fall.
Learn how to calculate the number of days you have in your growing season and select the best varieties of edibles to make the most of your growing season.
When I first started gardening, I couldn’t wait to try growing strawberries! These red berries are jam-packed full of vitamins, fiber and antioxidants. I can never resist a bite of a plump, juicy and sweet strawberry. I remember visiting my local garden nursery and noticing these bright red hanging baskets. As I got closer, I […]
When you look out your window and you notice your daffodils beginning to bloom, it’s time to plant your peas! After a long winter, peas are one of my favorite spring crops to grow. There are many types of peas you can harvest from your garden. Snap peas, snow peas and garden peas all have […]