It is that time of the year when you need to tidy the garden. Don’t let this task become such a burden. From planning to choosing the right tools and attracting the right wildlife you can get your garden back to its original beauty in no time.
Buying plants at the local garden center can be incredibly expensive. Instead, build yourself a grow light box system and save a ton of money on plants this year!
April is definitely a transition time for us gardeners in zone 6. Here in Massachusetts, we haven’t seen the last of the snow. Flakes may be falling next week. Luckily, it isn’t sticking so the gardens are still visible even after a snow storm. It’s still too cold for plants to be out in any […]
We went to our local tire repair shop and asked if we could raid their piles of old tires. The tire shop was quite happy that someone wanted to take a few tires off their hands and said yes. There were a number of large tractor tires, smaller tractor tires, tires from back hoes, semis, […]
I first came across Gaia’s Garden in 2013 and although I had tried to read other permaculture books before that, this was the one that really helped me to understand the concepts, both what to do and why. Toby sadly died recently, so I thought it was a good time to review the book in […]
When you close your eyes and imagine a garden, what do you see? We all have a slightly different picture of what we strive for in our minds. However, we do have a few things in common with this vision. You are picturing a garden full of what you love. No matter what size or […]