Planning a Square Foot Garden for Abundant Vegetables

Square Foot Gardening in a Raised Garden Bed

Planning a square foot garden can be great for vegetable gardening in smaller spaces. And if you are new to gardening, then square foot gardening is an easy and ordered method of gardening that is perfect for learning as you go. In this article, we’ll look at what exactly is a square foot garden. And how can … Read more

Best Organic Mulch for the Garden and Natural Mulch Ideas

Straw Mulch in the Vegetable Garden - Best Organic Mulch for the Garden

Are you wondering whether or not you need to mulch your garden? Confused by all the choices of organic and natural mulches and wondering which is the right one for you? Well, you’ve come to the right place!  Here we take a look at the best organic mulch for your garden. What is Organic Mulch: … Read more

Natural and Organic Vegetable Garden Weed Control Methods

Natural-and-Organic-Vegetable-Garden-Weed-Control-Methods

As home gardeners, the question of how to keep weeds out of the vegetable garden has occupied many a weekend hour or two. Add to the equation how to get rid of weeds using natural and organic methods and weed control takes on a whole new dimension of problem-solving. But I’m here to help! In … Read more

Hardening Off Seedlings (& Avoiding Transplant Shock)

Hardening Off Tomatoes

Hardening off seedlings is an important step when raising new seeds to grow in the garden. And because it’s important, I wanted to share with you exactly what it means to harden off plants and how you can harden off seedlings to avoid transplant shock for greater growing success in your edible garden at home. What does hardening … Read more