How to be a Lazy Gardener Thanks to Chickens

How to be a Lazy Gardener Thanks to Chickens

Let’s Talk Chickens. And Why You Need Them. If you are like me, there is a high likelihood that you enjoy being lazy sometimes. I thoroughly savor the weekends when I get to sleep in… sometimes, even until 6:30 am (whoop whoop)! I enjoy the nights when we...
What You Need to Know about Seed Varieties

What You Need to Know about Seed Varieties

Do you ever wonder what all those terms on seed packets really mean? We are breaking it down so that you can choose the perfect seeds for your garden! ** I may receive a commission at no additional cost to you from purchases made through links in this article. Full...
How to Test Soil Texture for a Better Garden

How to Test Soil Texture for a Better Garden

If you want a beautiful garden that will grow you lots of food, you’ve got to start with good soil.   No amount of fertilizer or chemicals can improve your soil texture or quality.  It has to be done naturally… that’s why we call it “nature”.  So just put down the...
Five Big Mistakes We Made as New Gardeners (and how to avoid them!)

Five Big Mistakes We Made as New Gardeners (and how to avoid them!)

Four years ago, we planted our first garden. It was a disaster. The plants were overgrown and entangled in each other, our dogs ate the little bit of produce that did grow, thistles taller than me took over, and we had crazy mutant cucumbers that mixed in with all the...