A spring vegetable garden just seems to go hand in hand with the season. Here in Phoenix our spring vegetables are a bit different than what you’ll be planting almost anywhere else; but the steps to have the best spring vegetable garden ever applies to everyone! SPRING VEGETABLE GARDEN TIP #1 – KNOW YOUR ZONE […]
Kids should garden – every kid. My youngest has always been my garden helper and I have seen many benefits over the years to her helping and being in charge of her own garden. Kids should garden because they get so much from it. 10 FANTASTIC REASONS WHY KIDS SHOULD GARDEN 1) Kids Should Garden […]
When I started out gardening, I had no set plan in mind. It was all trial and error mixed with a little bit of luck. Fast forward to five years later, now I’m looking to garden smarter. The more planning you get done before you actually pick up a shovel really does pay off. That’s […]
I got frustrated trying to read the tiny labels on the backs of my seed packets to know how my sunlight a vegetable needed, or the spacing I was allowed, or when to plant it. I wanted a quick reference sheet I could use when planning my vegetable garden. So I created one! Here’s my […]
Garden season is RIGHT around the corner, and I know I’m itching to get started on this year’s garden. Unfortunately, it’s still too cold and wet to do much outside, and still a little early to start seedlings indoors. That doesn’t mean we can’t start planning the spring garden though! Here are some simple steps […]
For many years, I avoided growing potatoes because I thought they needed a lot of space and they weren’t practical for backyard gardens. I was so wrong! Potatoes are not only a great addition to the backyard garden, but they are really easy to grow!