Using Fresh Manure as Fertilizer Part 2
Horse manure is the perfect fertilizer for most gardens. That's why I decided to make an article series about the pros, cons and practicalities of using it. This part of the series is about how to use fresh manure as fertilizer!
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!
My fourth book – Growing with kids
I'm so happy that my new book is out! If you have been following me for a while, you might know that I try to get my kids outside as much as I can while I do my work in the garden. This book is about just that – Growing with kids.
How to Grow Bok Choy Microgreens
Bok choy (pak choi) is a great option if you want to try growing microgreens at home. You can start harvesting in just a few weeks! This is how I grow bok choy microgreens in my own garden.
How to Grow Microgreens at Home
Have you heard of microgreens before? It basically means growing plenty of leafy greens and harvesting them early. These tiny leaves are absolutely delicious!
Sowing in My Raised Beds in Fall
I usually don't sow much now, at least not if I expect to harvest this year. But I wanted to test my limits and try to sow in my raised beds in fall too. Here's how.
Sow Carrots in Summer
I have a suggestion. Why not sow carrots in summer too? You can harvest the early carrot varieties after just a few months!
How to Grow Peppers Outdoors
I wanted to grow peppers outdoors in my cottage garden this year. Here are my results!
Update: My Micro Dwarf Tomatoes
Most of the micro dwarf tomatoes I decided to grow here in Oak Hill Cottage Garden are doing just fine. I did the sowing already in November of last year. Here's an update!
Using bokashi compost in your garden
One of the best gardening decisions I've made is to start using bokashi. This method is so effective and easy. Give it a try!