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On this page I will share all of my gardening adventures. For a very long time I only grew tomatoes and herbs in pots on my balcony. Now that I have land and big plans, I’m excited to share all the fun.

Our Raised Bed Soil Mix

One of the many benefits to using raised beds is that you get to pick your soil mix yourself. This ...
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Seedlings sprouting

Seed Starting Basics

Starting your own plants from seed is one of the best ways to save money when gardening. It is also, ...
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Drying Herbs In a Dehydrator

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Tomato Bed

4 Reasons Why I still use Raised Bed Gardening (even though we live on an acre)

Raised bed gardening is a great way to get into growing your own veggies. It is simple and doesn't require ...
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