Month: June 2021
Beginner's Tip: Harvest Snow Peas Often
I harvest snow peas often to get a large harvest over several weeks. This is how I do it.
How to: Pruning tomato plants
Pruning tomato plants is a great way to get a big harvest of ripe tomatoes in no time. This is how I do it.
Growing your own food – what's for lunch?
What's for lunch? Well, we use what we can find in the garden. We are quite creative cooks and we build the dishes from what's available at the moment. Growing your own food means that the food is always healthy, fresh and beautiful!
How to: Growing napa cabbage (Chinese cabbage)
This is the first time I'm growing napa cabbage of the variety Scarvita and I have to say I'm very impressed with the result. I just love pink, so harvesting fresh pink cabbages is of course a big thing for me!
Growing and harvesting dill
I just love dill so naturally, I want to grow a lot of it. And harvest dill more than once!
How to grow baby bok choy (pak choi)
Baby bok choy (or baby pak choi as it's also called) is so delicious! The plants grow so quickly too, it's such a joy to see them in my kitchen garden.
5 useful vegetables in my garden
I want to grow a lot of vegetables in my garden so I try to fill any empty spaces that show up in my beds as soon as I can. These are my favorite useful vegetables for this purpose.
Planting leek in dry soil
It's so dry and hot outside! Does this mean that you won't be able to grow your favorite vegetables right now? Of course not! This post is about planting leek in dry soil, but I use this method for many other vegetables too.
Remontant strawberries: Harvest strawberries all summer
A ready supply of these beautiful red berries all summer long – it's a gardener's dream! That's why I'm growing remontant strawberries. Try growing them too!
Growing lettuce in the summer heat
It’s time to harvest the dill and put it in the freezer. But before that, I’d like to share a picture of the companion planting I’ve done here and tell you more about the different kinds of lettuce I’ve used.
Tips for growing vegetables in dry soil
Growing vegetables in dry soil might seem like a big challenge, but it doesn't have to be that hard! I use row cover to keep my newly sown seeds healthy, even in the middle of summer.