Garden Tips: Pruning Raspberries & Box Cleanup

April 8, 2015 Leave a Comment | Disclosure
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It's time to Prune Bushes & Clean out Boxes!! Spring is here and the trees, fruit bushes, and flowers in my yard are getting ready to bloom! So, this is the week...I'm headed outdoors and ready to help with berry bushes growth and dig in the ... Read More...

Greenhouse For Less Than $100?!?

March 20, 2015 13 Comments | Disclosure
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Have you ever thought about getting a greenhouse? How about building one? Fab gardener Dana shows us how! {Pin This} This winter, I decided that I wanted to try to build a greenhouse for our garden. The growing season here in central Oregon ... Read More...

Miracle-Gro AeroGarden Special Buy

February 10, 2015 Leave a Comment | Disclosure
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One thing I really miss in the winter months is all the fresh herbs, and veggies that in Summer months I get from my garden.  Then I saw these fantastic indoor Aero Gardens from Miracle-Gro on that would be perfect to put in my kitchen ... Read More...

Wrapping up your Garden

October 10, 2014 Leave a Comment | Disclosure
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 Preparing The Garden for Winter: To-do's & Tips It's time to clean up up your seasonal vegetable and fruit garden. Here are some tips and Garden to-do's on how to weed and thin out your garden, prune back berry bushes, and add nutrients to ... Read More...

Free Ebook from Chronicle Books!

August 5, 2014 Leave a Comment | Disclosure

 Get a Free Ebook from Chronicle Books! Chronicle Books  is offering a Free Ebook for signing up for their Digital Deals Newsletter!  As someone who loves to read, I love the chance to get a great book for free!  These books can be read on the ... Read More...

Tips & Tidbits: Garden Maintenance!

July 30, 2014 Leave a Comment | Disclosure

Gardening Tips & Tidbits: Maintaining your Garden for Health & Growth! I don't know about you, but my garden has gone through an explosion of growth and blooms in the past three weeks. I'm so excited about this because the fruit and ... Read More...

How to Make and Can Your Own Pickles

July 16, 2014 6 Comments | Disclosure
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{Pin This} Making and canning your own pickles is one of the easiest and frugal things you can do with produce!  Are your cucumbers ready to be made into pickles? If so, you can bottle them as you pick them with this recipe and do just a couple of ... Read More...

DIY Homemade Pesticide

July 12, 2014 15 Comments | Disclosure

I love planting a garden, but I hate having to use harsh chemicals to get rid of the bugs eating the plants and produce.  It seems to defeat the purpose of growing a garden for healthier produce if you are just going to use chemicals to get rid of ... Read More...

Gardening & Raspberry Jam

July 2, 2014 23 Comments | Disclosure
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Garden Tips & Tidbits: Turning your Harvest into Jam! My garden is going through a raspberry explosion!! Remember when I showed you how to prune raspberries earlier this year? Well, here are my raspberry bushes now...and HEAVY with delicious ... Read More...