Vegetable Gardening for Beginners
How to Grow Chinese Broccoli
This is one of my favorite cabbage varieties, Chinese broccoli. It's especially perfect for the shorter days of fall and winter. Try growing it too!
Q&A about Napa Cabbage
Napa cabbage (or Chinese cabbage) is one of the most important vegetables in my garden. Learning how to grow it well is so worth it!
Gardening for Beginners: Grow Lamb's Lettuce in Fall
Lamb's lettuce is the winter queen of my garden. It just doesn't seem to mind the colder temperatures. Grow lamb's lettuce late in the season too!
My Preparations for Spring Gardening
I really recommend starting preparations for spring gardening already in fall. Check out my to-do list below for more inspiration!
How and When to Harvest Corn
I really enjoy growing corn, since it basically takes care of itself all season long. But there are a few things you need to know about how to harvest corn in your own garden. Keep reading to learn more!
How To Prick Out Seedlings
We often want to fit as many plants as possible in our garden. But transplanting can be a challenge. That's why I prick out seedlings in my kitchen garden.
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.