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What are microgreens

What Are Microgreens and Why Should You Grow Them?

Welcome, my fellow gardening enthusiasts, to the fascinating world of microgreens! Today, we’re diving deep into this green revolution that’s captivating both gardeners and food lovers alike. Prepare to be amazed as we uncover the secrets of these tiny wonders and discover why you absolutely need to grow them in your own garden. Trust me,…

How to Plant Potatoes in a Pot: A Step-by-Step Guide for a Bountiful Harvest

Planting potatoes in a pot is a great way to grow fresh produce even if you have limited space. Here are the steps for planting potatoes in a pot: By following these detailed steps, you can successfully plant potatoes in a pot and enjoy a delicious, homegrown harvest! Here are some additional tips and information…

I Love Winter Gardening: Greens & Sausage Gravy

When I first started keeping a vegetable garden, years ago, I was mistakenly under the impression that you only can grow things in the summer, between the frosts.  Once I realized that you can grow vegetables year-round here in Northern California, I really fell in love with winter gardening.  There’s none of the concern about…

Mint Syrup & Rhubarb Mojitos

This project started out as an attempt to preserve spring herbs. When I first started my garden, years ago, I was working with this bare hillside covered with brush and weeds.   I didn’t really have any experience with garden planning and made some strange choices, once of which was to plant a whole bunch…

How To Grow Bell Peppers From Scraps

The Easiest Way To Grow Your Own Bell Peppers From Scraps

Do you have bell peppers lying around your kitchen that have surpassed their prime? Instead of tossing them out or giving them away to a neighborhood food pantry, you can repurpose them to grow more bell peppers from scraps in your own home, as long as you have access to a sunny window and even…