Composting Basics | How To Get Started With Composting | Moms Need To Know ™
Composting is nature’s way of taking waste and turning it into nutrient-rich soil that makes a great amendment to your garden soil (especially if you are square foot gardening) or mixed into a potting soil. One of the misconceptions and why more people don’t compost more is that they are worried about the smell or...Read More »
How to Make Wildflower Seed Bombs
This post was originally published on June 20, 2014, but in honor of #FPEarthMonth, we just had to share again! There’s nothing quite like the sight of a lush field of wildflowers. This was my favorite thing to look for on long road trips when I was growing up. I’d stare out the window as the […]
How To Grow Seedlings in Eggshells - Is She Really?
Spring is here! I’ll admit I don’t have the greenest of thumbs. Every year we start out and I have so much motivation to do this massive garden, and by the end of the summer I’m usually in garden burnout mode. (so. many. weeds!) My dad and grandpa on the other hand, they are both excellent gardeners. I’m hoping that the little bits I have been slowly picking up from them will pay off this year. It may not come easy, but it is always worth the work! There’s nothing like enjoying your own…
Upcycled Sweaters + Pony Pack = Hanging Plant Pouches
Look what I made! Just playing with some thrift store finds. Sometimes I get an idea and I just have to act on it right now! A week ago or so, my car was in the shop and so I was without a car. I had to go to the thrift store that day so my husband kindly dropped me...
Growing Celery Indoors: Never Buy Celery Again
Remember when we tested and shared how to grow onions indefinitely last week? Well, at the same time, we've been testing out another little indoor gardening project first gleaned from Pinterest that we're excited to share the successes of today — regrowing celery from it's base. We've figured out how to literally re-grow organic celery from the base of the bunch we bought from the store a couple weeks ago. I swear, we must have been living under a rock all these years or just not be that…