The first Zinnia to bloom in my garden!
Summer is upon us. The heat is on. The grasshoppers are just beginning to annoy our gardens, and all the rain has caused an explosion of mosquitoes. It hasn’t been miserable yet, so we’ve made some progress here and there.
Remember the drilling I was telling […]
Are you old enough to remember a time when people used to grow the majority of their own food, themselves? I’m not, but I have read about these glorious times. People only went to “grocers” for items they couldn’t produce themselves, like sugar, salt, vanilla and gluten-free coconut flour. (Just kidding on the last one.) […]
How do we Know How Much to Grow? Part 1: The Ultimate Receipt Sleuthing Guide
Growing all of your food is quite a feat that takes patience and understanding of plants, nutrition, and soil health. Most people start with small gardens and work their way up to growing more and more, until they only head […]