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Why we Should all Plant More Native Plants

Last year I did something different with my garden. I still planted my same favourite vegetables, adding a few different ones to the mix, of course, but I looked further than my plot of garden. I looked to the land surrounding me. The grass and the weeds that make up my property, the beauty that…

What Gardening Taught me About Life and Writing

Gardening is a funny thing. People think that you have to have special skills to grow things in a pot, in a plot of land, or a simple houseplant. But, you don’t. You just need to pay attention to your surroundings. While there are definitely those who have a β€˜green thumb’ and seemingly can grow…

Grasshopper Infestation: There’s Hope! Here’s What to Do

This post contains affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you click on my link. So, last year I had a pretty intense grasshopper invasion. I didn't do much about it, thinking it wouldn't get as out of control as it did, thinking that there was nothing I could do (garlic sprays…

How to Grow a Garden to Feed your Family

This post contains links, marked with an '*' to gifted items. Years ago, I would never have thought that I'd have a huge garden, growing as many vegetables and fruits as I possibly could so that I could sustain off of my garden from the summer into the winter months. I was more interested in…