Vegetable Gardening for Beginners
Tips on Growing Lettuce in Summer
It's the middle of summer, but it's not too late to sow new seeds. Why not try lettuce? It grows quickly and you can start harvesting it already in a few weeks. Here are my best tips on growing lettuce in summer!
Why Is My Cabbage Splitting?
Two of my lovely cabbage heads look damaged all of a sudden. Has this happened to you too? This process is called cabbage splitting. Read more about how you can stop it below!
Harvest and Dry Mint for Tea
I often harvest and dry mint for tea here in the kitchen garden. The fragrant leaves and hot water is all I need to take a nice break from the computer.
My Top 7 Favorite Vegetables and Berries
Some plants make an impact that others just can't seem to do. Perhaps because of the way they look, or because some varieties just taste a lot better than others. Here are my top 7 favorite vegetables and berries this year!
How To Harvest Beets
How do you know when it's time to harvest beets? Here are a few telltale signs.
Gardening for Beginners: When to Harvest Onion?
It's summer and alliums are in season! I especially love homegrown bulb onions like the yellow, red and white varieties. But when is it time to harvest onion? Keep reading to find out.
Vegetable Gardening for Beginners: Growing Blueberries
What could be more luxurious than picking delicious blueberries from your own garden? Read this guide about gardening for beginners to find out more!
Gardening for Beginners: Sowing Basil
Do you love basil? Why not grow it at home and enjoy your homegrown leaves all summer long! Here are my best tips on sowing basil, a part of my series about gardening for beginners.
Gardening for Beginners: Peeling Rhubarb?
One of the best things about growing rhubarb is probably the red vibrant color. But what happens when you start peeling rhubarb? Should you?
Beginner's Guide to Growing Corn
So, you have your kernels and feel ready to start growing corn at home. But there might be a few things you need to know before you get going. Read my guide to learn more.
Growing Your Own Vegetables – For Beginners
How do potatoes grow? Where are the snap peas located? How many radishes grow from each seed? I’ll share my best tips on how to grow vegetables as a beginner below, so you don’t have to wonder anymore!