Author: John

Top 10 Tomato Varieties to grow in your garden

Top 10 Tomato Varieties to grow in your garden

I get asked all the time, which tomatoes are the best ones to grow? Of course, having said that, the most immediate thing that comes to mind is “best for whom.” Obviously each of us will have different ideas on what we want so I […]

How to grow garlic in pots

How to grow garlic in pots

Why grow your own garlic? It is easy to just buy it at the market.  Homegrown garlic is delicious!  Once you have grown your own, you will never buy it again!  You can easily grow it at home by learning how to grow garlic in […]

5 Tips to Successful Urban Homesteading

5 Tips to Successful Urban Homesteading

Do you want to be a homesteader? Do you dream of taking care of the livestock and tending the garden?  Yep, you might be a homesteader!  That could be a line of jokes. If this is you and you live in the city, then urban […]

5 Ways to be Frugal with your container garden

5 Ways to be Frugal with your container garden

So you want to have your very own vegetable container garden? Are you concerned with the start up costs? Is it worth it?  Absolutely! Here are 5 ways to be frugal with your container garden. Before you know it, you’ll be a frugal vegetable container […]

How to pick the perfect avocado

How to pick the perfect avocado

Isn’t it frustrating to cut into an avocado only to find a brown, slimy mess inside? This can be very disappointing! We love avocados and use them all the time.  If you are like us, then you need to learn how to pick the perfect […]

The 9 Salad Greens that every gardener should grow

The 9 Salad Greens that every gardener should grow

Creating a salad that’s bursting with flavor and color is an art, but since most salad greens and enhancements go well together, it’s hard to go wrong. Here is our list of the 9 Salad Greens that every gardener should grow! Most seed companies now carry a wide […]

7 Quick Growing Veggies To Plant in your Garden

7 Quick Growing Veggies To Plant in your Garden

So everyone else started planting their vegetable garden months ago, and you’re a little behind—but that doesn’t mean you have to settle for grocery store veggies. You can still reap a tasty harvest if you plant these 7 Quick Growing Veggies in your garden. So gather up […]

The Top 10 Organic Gardening Tips

The Top 10 Organic Gardening Tips

The Top 10 Organic Gardening Tips Do you want to start organic gardening? Do you want to be successful at it? We’re here to help!  Here is our Top 10 Organic Gardening Tips! Tip #1 Start with a good organic soil. The soil is the […]

Revitalizing Potting Soil: 4 Incredibly Easy Steps to reuse soil

Revitalizing Potting Soil: 4 Incredibly Easy Steps to reuse soil

Ever wondered if you could reuse your old potting soil?  It can be done!  Here are 4 Incredibly Easy Steps to Revitalizing Potting Soil! The Easy way to revitalizing potting soil Use compost to refresh potting soil from last season and keep your container plants […]

How to start your very own vegetable garden

How to start your very own vegetable garden

How to start your very own vegetable garden can be daunting to a beginner. We’ve been there! I’m going to guide you through the process and get you through this. So if you want to grow you own vegetable garden then you are in luck! […]