Depending on your location and planting schedule, it may soon be time to start thinking about starting those seeds indoors. If you are considering trying this for the first time, here is a simple stand that you can build quickly to get things started.
For the last seven years I have been starting seeds indoors with great success. My previous seed starting set-up…Continue
Posted on January 29, 2013 at 9:18pm — 2 Comments
One of the biggest challenges in having a winter garden is protecting it from the weather. Most people do not live in regions where the weather is perfect all year-round. So, in order to have a winter garden, most gardeners need some level of protection for their…Continue
Posted on September 27, 2012 at 6:00pm — 1 Comment
Even though it is still summer, its time to start thinking about the winter garden. Gardening in the winter is a little different from gardening in other seasons. The winter garden is more about harvesting then growing. For a winter garden you need to have all of your crops close to full size by the time the days start getting shorter and the weather starts getting…Continue
Posted on August 29, 2012 at 5:04pm — 1 Comment
If you've never enjoyed home-canned peaches in the middle of winter, I urge you to try them. Nothing brings back the warm days of summer like the taste of a home-canned peach. Sure you can buy canned peaches in the supermarket, but I have yet to find one that comes close to those canned at home at the peak of ripeness.
I have been canning peaches at home…Continue
Posted on August 11, 2012 at 7:54am