Month: May 2019
Growing melons in my garden
Melons everywhere! That's my dream for this summer. I just love growing melons!
Companion planting corn and tomatoes
Can you grow corn and tomatoes together? Of course! I companion plant corn and tomatoes in my kitchen garden with great results.
Watering with a soaker hose
Finding a system for the watering in your garden is so important. I use many different types of hoses here at home, I especially like the soaker hose.
Planting corn outside
It's time to start planting corn outside, and I wanted to show you how I do it.
5 water-saving tips for your garden
We get the water here at home from our private well. It works really well most of the time, but we sometimes run low. That's when I need to really apply my best water-saving strategies.
Creating new garden beds – my best methods
I decided to try a few different methods of creating new garden beds. This is the first part in this series, where I make my bed with the grass sod removed.
Guide: Iceberg lettuce from sowing to harvest
I just recently planted this year's batch of iceberg lettuce. I can't wait to see them grow!
How to propagate raspberries
The raspberries in my garden propagate quite effortlessly on their own. But let's say that you want to do it yourself, where to start? This is how I propagate raspberries in my garden.
How to: Growing fava beans
If you are a beginner in the garden, growing fava beans might be just the thing for you. They thrive in many different climates and are a delicious and nutritious food source!
Growing leek in a foam box
I put my leek in a foam box to make sure I get nice and hardy plants for the cold season. We will enjoy this leek in the middle of winter!
My wood chip garden paths
We have a wood chipper at home but we mostly just use it for fun. I need a lot more material than I can make myself for my wood chip garden paths.