Starting Vegetable Seeds Indoors

Starting vegetable seeds indoors can be a really great way to help jump start your growing season. Growing by seed can seem like a daunting task, but its not super complicatied once you break it down into easier steps. Preparation The key to making things easy is to know what type of supplies to have … Read more Starting Vegetable Seeds Indoors

Getting to Know Soil

So you’ve got your bucket, and seed packet ready. But the question remains, how do you know what kind of soil to fill your bucket up with? Soil is one of those things that I never really thought about when it came to gardening. I always used to think, well whatever is in the ground … Read more Getting to Know Soil

How to care for a spider plant without killing it

Susan in the cubicle over from you at work has a flourishing container garden surrounding her computer and desk. Her variegated spider plant is producing too many offshoots, and she decides to cut one off and give it to you. Thanks Susan, now what? Working in an office can be pretty bleak. Especially open concept … Read more How to care for a spider plant without killing it

The ultimate guide to urban gardening spaces

A ‘no yard’ way to garden in the city With a changing housing market, and the push for people to live in smaller spaces, or more condensed cities, the ability to grow for ourselves is also changing. This guide to urban gardening will walk you through some alternative gardening space options. “Not in my backyard” … Read more The ultimate guide to urban gardening spaces

14 Ways to use wood in your garden

Top list of varieties and uses Raised Garden beds are a really great option to creating gardening space in all kinds of areas. I had actually never used raised garden beds for anything until I moved to a large city. Living in the city, there is limited space for growing things. And the space that … Read more 14 Ways to use wood in your garden