How to Radish | Ideas for Eating Those Glorious, Spicy Globes

Hello gardeners! The earliest bounty out of my garden this spring is the radishes. I planted two varieties: 1) Saxa 2 which is pictured above and is a fast developing radish and 2) Easter Basket Mix, which technically is a bunch of varieties. I…

Beginner Homesteading: My First Tools on a Limited Budget

While puttering around outside, I was thinking about what to write a post about, when I started panicking because I couldn’t find my big loppers. That panic made me realize that there were a number of tools some big, most small, for which I…

Fall Gardening: Making the Most of the Growing Season

September 8, 2020 It’s September! Here in the the northern hemisphere that means basically it’s autumn. The Fall Equinox is just 2 weeks away (September 22nd), days are noticeably shortening and all the growing things are all starting to lose their luster. It’s past…

10 Gardening Tips For Being a Lazy Gardener

I’m a certified lazy gardener. Okay, that’s a lie because as far as I know there is no certification program for being lazy in the garden but if there was, I’d be top of the class. Or, you know, as top-of-the-class as a lazy…