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10 Great Friends: Veggie Garden Companion Plants

10 Great Friends: Veggie Garden Companion Plants

Don't leave your tomatoes hanging around defenseless. Plant a few of these great companions right...

Tomato Companion Planting

Tomato Companion Planting

I avoid watering the leaves of my tomato plants and avoid wasting water at the same time by planting...

Grow Spinach Indoors in Winter

Grow Spinach Indoors in Winter

We grew spinach in window boxes indoors all winter long. It's so easy anyone can succeed at it!

Sweeten Your Tomatoes With Baking Soda.

Sweeten Your Tomatoes With Baking Soda.

Want to grow the sweetest tomatoes around? Use baking soda near your plants in the garden.
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Celery on Your Windowsill - Lettuce Rejoice!

Celery on Your Windowsill - Lettuce Rejoice!

We're all starting to think about our gardens this year - here is a good way to get started. Grow...

How to Save Heirloom Tomato Seeds

How to Save Heirloom Tomato Seeds

Saving heirloom tomato seeds brings back those memories of science classes. The seeds can't be just...

How I Solved My Sickly Tomato Problem

How I Solved My Sickly Tomato Problem

When I was working as a papermaking artist I did a lot of "kitchen chemistry." I really liked to...

Use Reusable Grocery Bags to Grow Potatoes

Use Reusable Grocery Bags to Grow Potatoes

When I discovered that the potato grow bags cost $20 each I decided to try using my old reusable...

Growing White Pumpkins

Growing White Pumpkins

White pumpkins have become very popular in decorating for fall, but they can be hard to find and...

Tomatoes and their need for water

Tomatoes and their need for water

I started May 28th planting 4 tomatoes around a garbage can with holes drilled in the bottom rim and...

Beginners Guide To Growing A Vegetable Garden From Seeds

Beginners Guide To Growing A Vegetable Garden From Seeds

Welcome to my 12 month series in Gardening!I am excited to be sharing the joy of gardening with you...

Epsom Salt for Your Plants - Inside and Out

Epsom Salt for Your Plants - Inside and Out

Did you know you could use Epsom salt for your outdoor plants and your houseplants? It says so right...

How I Choose What to Grow in My Vegetable Garden

How I Choose What to Grow in My Vegetable Garden

It's veggie garden planning time! Here's how I choose what crops to grow in my vegetable garden. For...

How to Wash Tomatoes

How to Wash Tomatoes

What do you do when you are given a large amount of tomatoes?
I usually grow my own tomatoes and
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Transitioning in the Fall Garden! Easy to Grow Fall Garden Plants

Transitioning in the Fall Garden! Easy to Grow Fall Garden Plants

Fall has long been one of my favorite seasons. While I do love the heat and excitement of the...

How to Grow Popcorn Shoots

How to Grow Popcorn Shoots

The decision to garden in the winter is an easy one to make. It requires very little time, space and...

How to Grow Potatoes

How to Grow Potatoes

The potato is the world’s fourth largest food crop. It is a starchy, tuberous crop with an ideal...

Re-grown Veggie Scraps

Re-grown Veggie Scraps

If you've seen any of my posts in the past regarding anything outdoors, I'm sure you already know...

My New Heavy Duty Tomato Cage

My New Heavy Duty Tomato Cage

It was time to come up with a solution to my sagging laying on the ground tomato plants.

How To Grow Cucumbers On A Trellis - Small Space Gardening

How To Grow Cucumbers On A Trellis - Small Space Gardening

Simple way to keeping vining cucumber plants contained in a small garden.

Training Tomato Plants With Rope

Training Tomato Plants With Rope

My husband has constructed raised beds for our backyard garden and we use rope to train the tomato...

Build Your Own Potato Tower

Build Your Own Potato Tower

One of my favorite gardening tasks is to build our potato towers every year! If you have never built...

YUM! Grow Mushrooms In Coffee Grounds

YUM! Grow Mushrooms In Coffee Grounds

Do you know that it is super easy and fun to grow yummy mushrooms at home, in used coffee grounds...

How to Take Care of Your New Tomato Plants

How to Take Care of Your New Tomato Plants

Learn how to transplant your tomato plants once you get them home and more info on tomato growing...

Planting White Potatoes in a Tub or Bucket

Planting White Potatoes in a Tub or Bucket

For a fun project, try growing Irish potatoes in a tub! It's time to buy the tubers and assemble the...