Posts Categorized: Gardening

How to Grow an Insect Repellent Garden

How to Grow an Insect Repellent Garden

How to Grow an Insect Repellent Garden is the perfect garden to create when you hate bugs that ruin all the hard work you’ve done in your yard.   A garden is a grand teacher. It teaches patience and careful watchfulness; it teaches industry and thrift; above all, it teaches entire trust. – Gertrude Jekyll… Read more >

Gardening for Beginners – Tips and Tricks

Gardening for Beginners - Tips and Tricks

Gardening for Beginners – Tips and Tricks will give you advice from those who have already been in the garden trenches and lived to tell the stories. “The glory of gardening: hands in the dirt, head in the sun, heart with nature. To nurture a garden is to feed not just on the body, but… Read more >

How to Grow Chives

How to Grow Chives

How to Grow Chives will show you the tips and techniques on how to grow this tasty herb that will add amazing value to any kitchen. “In my ‘Big Dinners’ cookbook, I recreated my mother’s recipe for crab dip. The creamy dressing for this dip, made with mayonnaise, tomato paste, a touch of honey, sliced… Read more >

11 Reasons to Start an Herb Garden

9 Reasons to Grow Herbs

 11 Reasons to Start an Herb Garden will show you why growing herbs in your garden will enhance your life by adding zip to your recipes, crafts and, adding beauty to your home.   “I like to encourage people interested in gardening or planting to begin with a simple herb garden. Even if you live in… Read more >

How To Grow a Salsa Garden

How to Grow a Salsa Garden

How to Grow a Salsa Garden will teach you to grow the ingredients for your favorite dip right outside your back door for the best tasting salsa. “My favorite food in the world is Mexican food. I’m not a dessert person. I’m more of a crunchy, salty girl. I could live on chips and salsa…. Read more >

How to Grow a Mint Garden

How to Grow a Mint Garden * Whether you're growing mint indoors or outdoors, in pots or in your garden you'll find ideas on how to grow this versatile herb.

How to Grow a Mint Garden will give you the tools on the best ways to start, nurture and harvest your herb garden for best results. “I grow my own vegetables and herbs. I like being able to tell people who the lunch I’m serving started out as a seed in my yard.” – Curtis Stone… Read more >