Traditional Chimichurri Sauce Recipe

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Traditional Chimichurri Sauce Recipe This traditional chimichurri sauce recipe includes parsley, oregano, garlic, onion, red pepper, vinegar and oil. A great chimichurri sauce is packed with herbs, garlic and just the right amount of acid.  It is amazing on steak!  It will change your life.  This recipe is sure to please! Traditional Traditional chimichurri sauce […]

Kale Pesto with Toasted Walnuts Recipe

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Kale Pesto with Toasted Walnuts Recipe Who doesn’t love pasta?  I mean pasta is one of the best comfort foods out there.  Pasta is a blank canvas waiting for you to “sauce” it up!  One of the best sauces that you can use is – fresh made pesto!  There is just something about the earthiness […]

5 Tips for Choosing a DIY Hydroponics Project

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5 Tips for Choosing a DIY Hydroponics Project So, you have chosen to dive into the world of hydroponic gardening.  Awesome! I am sure there are tons of questions racing through your mind.  What to grow? Where to put the setup? Or my personal favorite, where do I start? Choosing the best DIY hydroponics project […]

Amish White Bread Recipe

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Amish White Bread Recipe The Amish people are some of the hardest working people in the country.  They know a little something about connecting with each other and their lives.  They pride themselves on making most, if not all of their own foods on their homesteads.  They make some of the best breads in the […]

Turmeric Roasted Carrots Recipe

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Turmeric Roasted Carrots Recipe One of our family’s favorite things to grow on our farm is carrots.  Carrots that you pick from your garden are always sweeter! We love them roasted! This turmeric roasted carrots recipe is a simple side dish that wins every time! A recipe for everyone Whole roasted carrots prepared the Mediterranean […]

Caramelized Onion & Chard Pizza Recipe

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We absolutely love pizza in our house. As a matter of fact, there is no other take out food that we order more than pizza.  We have 5 kiddos that love it.  This caramelized onion & chard pizza recipe is the best of both worlds.  Comfort food What is better than sitting on the couch […]

What is Aquaponic Gardening

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There are many different methods of gardening.  You can grow in the ground, in containers, in gutter systems and using hydroponics.  There is another method of growing food that has gained some momentum in recent years, Aquaponics. If you’re wondering what is Aquaponic gardening and how does it work for your garden, then read on. […]

How to prepare your herb bed for winter

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October is here! The evenings are starting to cool. That is a clear indication of fall finally being here in our Texas garden. Each morning is a little more brisk than the last and there is dew on the ground.  The pumpkin spice latte craze is all around us. At this point I know it’s […]

How to use Row Covers to extend your season

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Summer gardens are one of the most stunning sights to see.  They can be filled with gorgeous heirloom tomatoes and peppers, sweet watermelons and as many cucumbers as you can eat.  We get to enjoy that plentiful harvest all summer long, but what happens when summer comes to an end? Most of our gardens here […]

Hydroponics vs Soil

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The surge of organic gardening has boomed lately and people are looking for ways to grow their own food at home. There is no shortage of methods to grow a garden.   The days of making rows are almost forgotten.  Among these new gardening trends, there is a method with great potential. Hydroponics! Which one […]

5 Tips for Growing Carrots in Raised Beds

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There is just something about harvesting fresh grown carrots from your home garden.  They are sweeter and more delicious when home grown.  You can grow the best carrots at home in your garden if you follow these 5 tips for growing carrots in raised beds! 5 Tips for Growing Carrots in Raised Beds Loose soil […]

How to choose your greenhouse

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A greenhouse offers you a way to extend the joy of gardening. Once you are inside, warm and dry, it doesn’t matter if it is windy or rainy outside. Inside this protected environment, plants grow, dependent upon your skill and attention. What do you want in a greenhouse? Once you have decided to build a […]

Advantages of using hydroponics

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So, you have decided to grow a garden this year? Awesome! Everyone should be growing their own food!  Before you go spending a lot of money unnecessarily, you should take a look at all of the advantages of using hydroponics. Advantages of using hydroponics What is hydroponics? Hydroponic gardening is garden work at its best. […]

What are Microgreens

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We all love a great salad, right? I definitely do! I love being able to pick fresh leaves from the garden to make a quick salad for lunch.  What about flavor?  I love plants that pack a punch of flavor in my food.  Can food like that be grown indoors during the winter? You can! […]

How to grow Zucchini Vertically

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If you want to start a vertical garden, learning to how to grow zucchini could be the first step to do so. Not only does Zucchini grow nicely into a vine, it doesn’t take too much trouble to grow as well. Read on to learn how to grow zucchini vertically! Zucchini belongs to the same […]

10 Crops that you should direct sow in your garden

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Each and every year at this time, if our growing season is over we start to plan our next spring garden. I constantly hear people talking about when and how to start their seeds indoors.  The thing that a lot of people do not know is that there are many different fruits and vegetables can […]

Slow Cooker Eggplant Parmesan

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When you go out to eat now a days, there is not much to choose from.  You of course have all of the fast food places, but who wants to eat that all the time?  I definitely don’t!  It actually makes me feel sick to look at some of the fast food places now.  We […]

How to grow Blueberries in pots

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There is nothing better than growing your own fruit at home in your very own garden. Just think about it, you wake up in the morning and go out to harvest your very own blueberries.  Wouldn’t that be amazing?  Yes!  Blueberries can be easy to grow in you have some basic knowledge.  Here is how […]