• Fall Garden Planting Guide: How-To

    Though it isn’t quite pumpkin spice season yet, it is already time to plant your fall garden!  What? You didn’t know you could plant a garden in the fall? Of course you can!…

  • 7 Ways to Include Toddlers in the Garden

    Have you been struggling to find the time to garden? Are you at your wit’s end trying to occupy your toddler? Try bringing your toddlers in the garden outside with you! Gardening is…

  • How to build a garden bed from scratch

    Today, I’d like to show you my favorite method of building new garden beds from scratch. “Lasagna gardening,” also known as sheet mulching, is a technique of layering ingredients on top of each…

  • Keeping up with your garden goals

    What a dreary, rainy week it’s been! Luckily, the sun poked out from behind the clouds long enough this morning for me to snap a few pictures and talk about how to keep…

  • How to Start Composting

    There are so many things to think about when getting started in the garden. I’ve already talked about picking your plants and observing your site when just starting out. The next crucial thing…

  • Setting My Garden Goals

    I’m sorry to say, it’s still not planting season yet. At least, not here in Maine. (Is it planting season where you live yet? If so, I am so jealous.) But that doesn’t…

  • How to plan a garden

    In my opinion, the best part of gardening is planning it out. This is the one time you’ll be totally in control of your plot, after all! You don’t have to fight bugs,…

  • How to observe your growing space

    Is this your first time ever hoping to put in a garden? Or have you recently moved, changed the layout of your space, or seen any big ecological changes on your property? Then…

  • Biggest Gardening Fails

    You know the old saying, “you can’t make an omelette without cracking a few eggs?” I’d like to make a motion to change this to “you can’t be a gardener without accidentally killing…