How to Deal with Mold & Mildew on your Vegetable Plants

Looking for a solution for dealing with the mold & mildew on your vegetable plants? Learn the tips you need to deal with this issue in your vegetable garden.

There’s nothing more defeating than taking time to nurture and grow your vegetable plants, only to find that in spite of your care and attention, they’re plagued with mold and mildew. Powdery Mildew on Vegetable Plants Powdery mildew is a problem many gardeners encounter, but it doesn’t have to ruin your vegetable garden if you […]

Calculate the Amount of Sun for your Garden

Love gardening but not sure how to tell if your garden will get the right amount of sun? Check out this blog post for some gardening tips to ensure your backyard vegetable garden has the right amount of sunlight.

Love gardening but not sure how to tell if your garden will get the right amount of sun? Check out this blog post for some gardening tips to ensure your backyard vegetable garden has the right amount of sunlight.

Why you Need to Weed your Vegetable Garden

Wondering why you need to weed your vegetable garden? Check out this blog post to learn the benefits of weeding your garden.

Growing a vegetable garden can be filled with many wonderful moments, such as your seed sprouting or the first sign of a vegetable growing on your plant. But there are some tasks you have to take care of that aren’t as pleasant. Some of those have to do with pests or a fungus developing on […]

Christmas Gifts for Gardeners and Homesteaders

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The Best Christmas Gifts for Gardeners or Homesteaders Ever wonder what Christmas gift to get for the avid gardener or homesteader in your life? These ideas will help you get the best gifts for gardeners and homesteaders! My husband is hard to buy for sometimes and, being an amazing gardener, he absolutely loves any practical […]

To Prune or Not to Prune That is the Question

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Prune or not to prune: that is the question. Should you prune your peppers and tomato plants? Does it give a larger yield? Well I’ll answer the question for you in this post written by my amazing hubby! This post contains affiliate links, which means I receive a small commission, at no extra cost to […]

7 Steps to Propagate Tame Blackberries

Check out these 7 easy steps to propagate blackberries in order to increase your crops. These thornless or tame blackberries solve the problem of dealing with all the thorns. #blackberries #blackberry #propagateblackberries

7 Steps to Propagate Tame Blackberries We grow tame or thornless blackberries and can make some extra money from them. Well, did you know that you can propagate these blackberries to basically double your crop? Here are the steps we took to propagate these blackberries. Step 1 Backing up, blackberries (tame or wild) spread by […]

Vintage Ford Tractor Makeover

Want to see and amazing vintage Ford tractor makeover? You gotta see this before and after. Trust me you've never seen anything like it!

My husband Brian is an extremely creative person. He loves to come up with inventive ideas for just about anything and our vintage Ford tractor is no exception! See below for the amazing before-and-after of this tractor. Trust me you’ve never seen anything like it! *This contains affiliate links which means I get a small […]

Seeds or Plants: Which Should You Choose?

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You may wonder whether or not you should choose seeds to plant or just purchase plants already started when planning your garden.  We do a combination of both and I will tell you which ones do well. *this post contains affiliate links which means I get a small commission if you make a purchase through […]

Small Homesteading: The Beginner’s Guide

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Small Homesteading: The Beginner’s Guide Small homesteading is a great place to begin the homesteading experience. With all the concerns regarding food quality, it is important to know where your food comes from. My husband and I both grew up growing, preserving, and enjoying our own food. We now have a small homestead of around […]

Herb Container Gardening

Herbs for container gardening

    I love container gardening. After several years of trial and error, this is the easiest way I’ve found to grow herbs. Bonus: I have the perfect spot outside my kitchen door where I can easily access these for cooking! There are some herbs that do really well in the regular garden. However, some […]