Posts filed under: Kitchen Gardens

Holiday Gift Guide for Gardeners

Happy holidays! It’s that time of year again, where everyone is bustling around buying presents and preparing for the upcoming holidays (which always sneak up quicker than I expect!). Look, it’s no secret that this time of year can be... Read More

5 Tips for Adding Perennial Fruit Crops to Your Garden

There’s no two ways about it: adding perennial fruit crops to your garden is a commitment. If you’ve never grown fruit before you might be less confident, and fruiting plants require long-term planning and care. And yet, I find it... Read More

Planning for Fall: 7 Tips to Elongate Your Growing Season

Do I dare say it? …Yes, fall is coming! And it’ll creep up on us sooner than we think, so now is the perfect time to take a moment to plan for fall harvest so we can utilize all the... Read More

Organic Pest Control: Tips for discovering and eradicating pests

Nothing is more devastating than when you’re ready to start your day off on the right foot, out enjoying nature in your garden, and then you see the destruction caused by garden pests or disease. Sure, it’s a part of... Read More

Best Watering Practices for a Healthy Garden

Yellow Leaves Got You Down? When you have the best intentions for your garden and want to see your plants succeed, it can be hard to hold back from micromanaging, especially early in the season when you want to nurture... Read More

It’s a family affair ~ garden by design

I know you’ve heard me say that gardens can be a place where the whole family comes together to spend time (you know, instead of in front of a television screen), and this is living proof! We just installed this... Read More

How to Vacation-Proof Your Garden

Last year at our garden-to-table dinner party, a guest asked me, “Who babysits your garden when you travel?” I immediately replied, “Why, any takers?!” Well, no one volunteered, and I get it: our garden can be a little intimidating.  As... Read More

Raised Bed Garden vs. In-Ground Garden: Pros and Cons

Here’s a question I get asked weekly from clients: should I garden in-ground or purchase raised beds? And I say, they’re both great options! There are pros and cons to both in-ground and raised beds, and it’s all about choosing... Read More