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The Easy Way to Harden Off Seedlings | Roots & Boots

The Easy Way to Harden Off Seedlings

If you've started your own seeds indoors, you're probably wondering if there's an easy way...
The Best Way to Keep Your Vegetable Garden Watered | Roots & Boots

The Best Way to Keep Your Vegetable Garden Watered

Most gardeners know that a soaker hose is the best way to keep your vegetable...
The Best Way to Save Squash Seeds | Roots & Boots

The Best Way to Save Squash Seeds

 Wondering how to save squash seeds from your homegrown harvest?  The process is super simple! ...
How to Start Seeds with the Soil Blocking Method | Roots & Boots

How to Start Seeds with the Soil Blocking Method

Start seeds with the soil blocking method and grow more seedlings in less space!  Bonus:...
How to Prune Basil for the Best Flavor

How to Prune Basil for the Best Flavor

Basil may possibly be the best loved garden herb.  Even people who don’t have a...
How to Save Kale Seed

How to Save Kale Seed (and Why I Probably Won’t Do It Again)

On a whim this spring, I decided to allow several overwintered vegetable plants to go...
DIY Raised Garden Beds

DIY Wooden Raised Garden Beds

Any way you look at it, raised garden beds are my favorite way to grow...
How to Plant a Fruit Tree Guild

How to Plant a Fruit Tree Guild

Imagine an orchard that produces a variety of beautiful fruits each year, adds beauty to...
My Simple No Till Gardening Method

My Simple No Till Gardening Method

What's the best way to create a new garden space?  I get this question all...
How to Pinch Pepper Plants

How to Pinch Pepper Plants (and why)

Do you know how to pinch pepper plants?  I recently learned how to pinch off...
How to Build a Raspberry Trellis

How to Build a Raspberry Trellis

Wondering how to build a raspberry trellis for your backyard berries?  (more…)
Canning Supplies List for Beginners

Canning Supplies List for Beginners

Ready to start preserving your homegrown fruits and veggies?  (more…)
10 Best Veggies for Beginning Gardeners

10 Best Veggies for Beginning Gardeners

Victory gardens have made a comeback recently, as many folks started growing vegetables during the...
11 Ways to Use Swiss Chard

11 Ways to Use Swiss Chard

If you're not growing Swiss Chard, are you even gardening? (more…)
This Changed My Homesteading Game

This Changed My Homesteading Game

It might surprise you to know... (more…)