My dad had a decent-sized garden. He grew tomatoes, lettuce, collard greens, cabbage, okra, peppers, green beans, carrots—you name it. At one point or another if you grew it and ate it, it probably was in his garden. However, when it came to tomatoes, I noticed he planted large amounts of tomato plants, and by […]
About KA Francis
KA Francis is a lilac lover residing in West Virginia. When she isn't tinkering with her plants, flowers or herb garden, she's writing articles for major publications, describing fun products for major retailers, or working on her next book. She's also a proud mom, doting Gigi to her granddaughter and crazy for her two canines. Her website is www.wordsfromawriter.wordress.com
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Eating a nutritious diet is an important element of a healthy lifestyle. Kids that start out eating fruits and vegetables tend to lean toward these foods instead of less healthy choices. One way to help kids start and maintain healthy eating habits is to…
People have been gardening since someone discovered that if you plant seeds in the ground, plants would grow. Well before preservatives and processed cheese food…
In our recent blog post, we briefly mentioned a special method of natural gardening called permaculture. As promised, here is a little more information about the concept.