How to Grow Super Healthy Tomatoes in Containers: Using Organic Techniques

I have always used banana peels with my roses but never thought of using them for tomatoes! What she says … Continue ReadingHow to Grow Super Healthy Tomatoes in Containers: Using Organic Techniques

PVC Pipe Soaker “Hose” Systems

So, I was sent the first link via email and I just think it’s brilliant! This will save us tons … Continue ReadingPVC Pipe Soaker “Hose” Systems

Why Natural Insect Control Works Better

Hmmm … I’m not completely chemical-free but whatever I can do to prevent the invasions in the first place will … Continue ReadingWhy Natural Insect Control Works Better

Have a Small Space? Grow Vertical!

A friend mentioned that she has a tiny little area to grow any food, so I suggested she grow vertically. … Continue ReadingHave a Small Space? Grow Vertical!

Water Storage

I can’t believe I never made a post about water storage (unless I did and just can’t find it).  I … Continue ReadingWater Storage

How Anyone Can Be More Self Sufficient

I have always felt this way. As much as I dream about it, you don’t have to live completely off-grid … Continue ReadingHow Anyone Can Be More Self Sufficient

Meet Your Urban Gardener – Video

This is a great video.

The Elders of Organic Farming

You have to read this article. http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/25/business/the-elders-of-organic-farming.html

Growing the eternal tomato

Now, how sweet would it be to never run out of tomatoes? I know my favorite snack has always been … Continue ReadingGrowing the eternal tomato

10 raised bed garden ideas

We’ve decided this is what we are doing this year. The dirt is awful here and there is so much … Continue Reading10 raised bed garden ideas