Category Archives for "Gardening"

How to Grow Garlic in Pots

Garlic. It’s one of the most useful tools in your kitchen, it stores well, and it can radically change the appeal of your cooking. But is it easy to grow on your own?  The short answer is, yes. (Hooray!) However, as is the case with all plants (except zucchini, that stuff grows everywhere!) you have to do things […]

How to Grow a Lemon Tree Indoors

Do you wish you could pluck a tasty citrus fruit right from a tree in your own home, instead of driving to the store for out-of-season lemons?  One of the fastest ways to reduce your carbon footprint is by growing your own produce. Even if you go to farmers markets or buy locally, you can’t get more […]

How to Grow Microgreens Indoors

If you’ve been out of your home lately, you probably couldn’t help but notice the growing popularity of microgreens. They’re in your grocery store, on the menu of your favorite restaurant, and even in your salad. You go to get some at the market around the corner, only to suffer from sticker shock. These babies aren’t cheap! Microgreens […]

How To Make Potting Soil for Containers

Are you tired of spending time and money on bags of garden potting soil with questionable ingredients? Do you want to learn to make healthy, organic potting soil for your container vegetable gardens and hanging baskets? When you know how to make potting soil for containers, you won’t have to head to the store every time you […]