You’ve seen this strange looking fruit in the grocery store. The bright pink skin with alien green spines is hard to miss. But have you ever tried a dragon fruit? This exotic fruit is really unique! This yummy fruit is super hydrating and especially satisfying when chilled. The tiny black seeds add a nice crunch […]
You can grow your own luffas in your home garden and use them in so many ways. You won’t believe how many things they are good for. Check them out here.
Lettuce is one of those foods I will actually start craving. Especially in the hot summer sun, I can’t imagine eating a heavy dinner. A soup and salad, or grilled chicken over salad is absolute perfection. Lettuce is also one of those low maintenance plants I love. As early as your soil allows, simply direct […]
Growing your own seedlings is not hard to do and opens the door to new opportunities for the home gardener, homesteader or small farmer. You’ll have a vast number of varieties available to choose from, more control over the amount of seed you purchase, and you’ll save money by growing your plants yourself. Starting your […]
Have you ever tried to grow broccoli only to be disappointed by small heads, black rotted spots, yellow fruit and leaves, or worse…worms? Eww! Isn’t it so disappointing?! I know, I’ve been there! Just like every garden failure, I learned from the experience, and I have figured out the tricks to growing great broccoli!
Even if you have never gardened or grown anything before, you can grow food in a home garden. But if you are very new to growing then you should first consider your growing zone and the sun exposure in your growing area.