gardening

You Should Save and Store Seeds From Your Garden

You Should Save and Store Seeds From Your Garden

One of my many fails as a first-time gardener was letting my greens go to seed. Instead of harvesting bunches of carefully tended kale and lettuce, I waited too long and harvested, well, nothing.

How to Keep Outdoor Plants Alive During a Drought

How to Keep Outdoor Plants Alive During a Drought

If you live somewhere with all four seasons (or probably more realistically, two: summer and winter), you may look forward to growing outdoor plants once the weather warms up. But things can get tricky if there’s not enough rain. In places that are experiencing a dry spell, there are a…

7 Vegetables Pretty Much Anyone Can Grow

7 Vegetables Pretty Much Anyone Can Grow

You don’t need a green thumb to grow fresh vegetables right in your backyard or balcony. Whether you’re a gardening novice or just want to start a vegetable garden with the least amount of time and effort, here are the top (almost) foolproof vegetables to grow.