Planting in May & Vertical Gardening

May 6, 2015 1 Comment | Disclosure

Planting in May & Growing your Garden Vertically!   Now that May is here it's time to plant broccoli, lettuce, carrots, chard, peppers, tomatoes, okra, cucumbers, squash, melons, and pumpkins! The weather has been warm this week and ... Read More...

Gardening Tips: Growing Potatoes (Part 1)

April 29, 2015 2 Comments | Disclosure

 Frugal Gardening - Grow Potatoes in Old Tires There's something special about growing your own food. In years past  I have loved going out to the garden as I prepare dinner and pick fresh herbs, tomatoes, carrots, cucumbers, and more! ... Read More...

Mason Jar Herb Garden

April 22, 2015 Leave a Comment | Disclosure

Grow Fresh Herbs on your Windowsill! I love having fresh herbs on hand to cook with - and this year I made a mini Herb Garden using leftover Mason jars from canning I did earlier in the year. This is an easy DIY project you can do yourself, and ... Read More...

Garden Tip: Reusing Items for Gardening Tools

April 15, 2015 3 Comments | Disclosure

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 to fill in some low spots of the garden boxes. While I was there I wanted to find a small watering can ... Read More...

Garden Tips: Pruning Raspberries & Box Cleanup

April 8, 2015 Leave a Comment | Disclosure

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 17 Comments | Disclosure

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

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 Walmart.com that would be perfect to put in my kitchen ... Read More...

Wrapping up your Garden

October 10, 2014 Leave a Comment | Disclosure

 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...