Month: December 2020
My First Kidney Bean Harvest
Look at these beautiful deep red kidney beans! I grow all kinds of beans in my garden, but this is my first kidney bean harvest. Keep reading to learn more about harvesting and storing beans!
A Very Merry Christmas to You!
It's finally time for Christmas Eve, and I just can't wait for the day to unfold. I hope that it's going to be just as wonderful as usual. This is how we celebrate here at home, in the countryside in southern Sweden.
Growing Vegetables in Winter: December Sowing
I finally did a winter sowing in my red grow box! Several different types of leafy greens. I look forward to harvesting them in early spring. Do you want to learn more about growing vegetables in winter? Keep reading!
How to Store Garlic Indoors
Did you grow a lot of garlic this year? I know I did! It's great, but now I need to figure out a way to keep the garlic fresh. Here are my best tips on storing garlic!
Growing Winter Spinach at Home
It's the middle of winter, but I wanted to keep the thought of spring alive. Fresh, crispy leaves in beautiful shades of green... You don't have to wait! Why not grow winter spinach and go for an early harvest instead?
How to Avoid Pests in the Compost
All kinds of animals are drawn to compost, and seem to be extra thrilled about bokashi. How do you avoid pests in the compost then? Keep reading to learn how!
My Lovely Red Cabbage
I'm really enjoying the red cabbage I harvested in November. Why not try growing it in your own garden too?
How to Grow Spices at Home
Fragrant, delicious and useful – I just love to grow spices and herbs at home! There are a few things you need to know to succeed though. Here are my best tips!
Broadcast Seeding Cabbage in Large Troughs
How do we grow plenty of cabbage plants in one go? Well, I have a method in mind. Why not try broadcast seeding cabbage in large troughs? This is how you do it.