Garden

DIY Straw Bale Cold Frame

How to Make a Straw Bale Cold Frame

If you started seeds indoors this year, you'll need a way to harden off your...
Yankee Homestead Gift Guide 2019

Yankee Homestead Gift Guide 2019

Ready to find the perfect gifts for everyone on your list?  You came to the right...
5 Secrets for Growing Better Carrots

5 Secrets for Growing Better Carrots

I am bound and determined to grow at least 75% of my family's annual carrot...
4 Easy Ways to Recycle Kitchen Scraps

4 Easy Ways to Recycle Kitchen Scraps

Y'all, we throw away a lot of food in America.  Wouldn't it be awesome if...
Do This With Homegrown Tomatoes

The Homegrown Tomato Trick that Saved My Sanity

I wish someone had told me this homegrown tomato trick long ago!  It's currently saving...
The Easiest Way to Deseed a Pepper

The Easiest Way to Deseed a Pepper

Whether you are harvesting tons of peppers from your own garden or you hit the...
7 Reasons to Start Your Own Seeds Indoors

7 Reasons to Start Your Own Seeds Indoors

After wanting to start my own seeds indoors for YEARS, I finally tackled the challenge...
How to Start Seeds Indoors

How to Start Seeds Indoors: A Simple Method

Even though I've been gardening for years and years, I was never exactly sure how...
Simple DIY Seed Starting System | Roots & Boots

Simple DIY Seed Starting System: Shelves & Lights

Have you ever wanted to start seeds indoors but felt overwhelmed at the prospect of...
3 Important Tips for Hugelkultur Raised Beds

3 Important Tips for Hugelkultur Raised Beds

Remember how we threw together nine new Hugelkultur raised garden beds last year during our...
Starting a Farm is Like Having a New Baby

Starting a Farm is like Having a New Baby

Starting a farm is like having a new baby. It was exciting and new and...
25 Ways to Use Fresh Basil

25 Ways to Use Fresh Basil

Is your basil growing like crazy this summer?  Too much basil is a good problem! ...
Discovering Hope in the Berry Patch

Discovering Hope in the Berry Patch

I'm waxing philosophical in the berry patch today, and I also made a video which...
Are You Planting Tomatoes the Right Way?

Are You Planting Tomatoes the Right Way?

Are you planting tomatoes the right way? I learned about planting tomatoes the right way...
Spring Garden Tour on the New Farm

Spring Garden Tour on the New Farm

Wouldn't it be fun if you could swing by for a spring garden tour on...