Growing a Pet-Friendly Garden: What to Plant (and What to Avoid!)

Our fur babies are part of our family, and we want to do everything we can to make sure they are healthy and happy. So whether your dog or cat is an indoor or outdoor pet, or a combination of both, it’s important that the plants we keep in our home and garden are non-toxic. […]

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Plant a Window Box Vegetable Garden!

Just because you live in an apartment, condo, or small house with little green space doesn’t mean you can’t experience the joys (and yes, frustrations) of edible gardening. Growing vegetables in your window boxes are a great way to enjoy a “harvest-to-table” lifestyle when you don’t have a lot of outdoor space. Here’s how to…

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Spring Pruning Your Small Garden: The Basics

New to the whole gardening game? If so, you’ve probably heard that you need to prune the plants in your small garden or container garden, but maybe you don’t have the foggiest idea when or how to do it. Well, we’re here to help! Here’s a rundown on the basics of pruning plants for spring,…

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Garden Bandits: How to Keep Your Bounty, and the Creatures at Bay

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…

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