Tips & Tidbits: DIY Recycling Garden Tools

April 15, 2014 Leave a Comment
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Reuse and Recycle Materials for Your Garden! Over the past few weeks I have been busy at Lowe's getting compost, soil, and tools for my garden. While I was there I wanted to find a small watering can for my kids so they could help with the ... Read More...

Garden Tips & Tidbits: Cleaning Out Boxes & Pruning Rasberries

April 8, 2014 Leave a Comment
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It's time to clean Garden Boxes & Prune Bushes!! It sure seems like Spring came quickly for me this year. We were just snowboarding on the hill a few weeks ago, and now there are buds springing to life on ALL of the trees, fruit bushes, and ... Read More...

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DIY Cork Garden Markers

April 1, 2014 2 Comments
cork garden markers

Have a small collection of unused wine corks? Always wanted to do a project with them and just wonder, "But what?" Well, here's a fun frugal gardening project you can do today that you can plan ahead and give to mom for Mother's Day OR keep for ... Read More...

Gardening: Planting Seeds Indoor In March

March 25, 2014 Leave a Comment
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Time to Plant Tomatoes, Cabbage, Cauliflower, Broccoli, Okra and Peppers! Last week I started planting my garden indoors. If you live in the Northern States March is the time to plant Cabbage, Tomatoes, Cauliflower, Broccoli, Okra and Peppers. ... Read More...

Gardening in Small Spaces {Gutter Gardening}

March 18, 2014 3 Comments
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Gardening Tips & Tidbits: Gardening in Small Spaces Would you love to garden but feel like you can't simply because you don't have a large yard? Back in the days of traditional row gardening, that might have been the case, but now anyone can ... Read More...

Tips & Tidbits for your Garden: Companion Planting

March 11, 2014 Leave a Comment
Companion Planting

Save Money & Space with Companion Planting!! Have you heard of Companion Planting in your Garden? Now is the perfect time to plan out some fruits, veggies, and herbs to put together to save money (garden beds, soil, etc.) and space. The benefits ... Read More...

Tips & Tidbits for Planting Seeds Early!

March 4, 2014 2 Comments
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Start your Seedling Indoors for earlier Harvest! The warmer weather, bright sunshine, and freshness in the air has me seriously thinking about Spring! I have been talking about getting my garden ready and planned out, and now it's time to start ... Read More...

Garden Starting Deals: Seed Kits, Greehouses & More!

March 4, 2014 1 Comment
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Want to save money on your garden plants this year? Then start planting your seeds inside now!  You will get a head start on your garden and save money instead of buying the seedlings in the store later this spring!  Here are a few ideas to help you ... Read More...

Secrets to a Successful Garden: Prepare the Soil

February 25, 2014 2 Comments
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There is a lot of attention being given to organic gardening lately.  I think back to the garden of my grandparents and they always grew the largest cucumbers, melons, beans, corn etc and never do I remember them mixing chemical fertilizers or ... Read More...