How to Landscape Your Yard – 5 Landscaping Tips for Beginners

I don't know about you, but I adore my back yard. I have a nice sized covered patio that I love to enjoy in the early mornings or late evenings when it's cool. I'd enjoy it during the day, but I live in Texas. It's hot ya'll. When I moved into this house, the yard was part of the … [Read more...]

How to Have the Best Garden on a Budget

We all know that gardening is a great way to save money on groceries, but let's be real. If you're not careful? It can be kind of expensive to get your garden started. From starting seeds to table, you'll have multiple expenses that you'll have to pay for like potting soil, seed … [Read more...]

How to Start a Container Garden Like a Pro {With an Organic Fertilizer Recipe}

Do you have a container garden? I love them! They're perfect for when I want to add a splash of color to my patio or for someone who is just learning how to grow herbs indoors. Container gardens are awesome for people with small spaces or for those that may not have a yard and … [Read more...]

Which Garden Style is Right for You? {The 3 Most Common Types of Gardens)

Gardening seems so simple. Dig up ground, plant a seed, grow food or flowers. Unfortunately, it can actually be quite confusing, especially if you've never started a seed in your life. When you're first starting to plan your garden, before you decide what to plant even, you'll … [Read more...]

9 Foods You Can Regrow from Scraps to Save Money

If you're like me, you're always looking for a way to save on groceries. Its one of the few areas in our lives that we can't just walk away from when the costs get too high. We all gotta eat, right? Luckily for us all, there are quite a few ways that you can lower your grocery … [Read more...]

How to Start Garden Seeds

I love to garden. There's something about watching a plant grow from a tiny seed into a full and flavorful fruit or veggie that helps to feed my family. As a new gardener though, I struggled with how to start garden seeds correctly because unfortunately, not everyone is born with … [Read more...]

How to Freeze Pumpkin & Squash

Thanksgiving is just a few days away and for the majority of households across the US, that means pumpkin dishes and desserts. What do you do when you have leftover pumpkin though? Toss it? Why waste good food? Instead, freeze your pumpkin to preserve it! Freezing pumpkin is the … [Read more...]

7 Herbs You Can Grow in Your Kitchen

Have you bought spices and seasonings at the grocery store lately? Some of them have gotten really expensive. Unfortunately for many cooks, especially those who are like me, seasonings are a must have when you're cooking dinner. I am a huge fan of Italian food and I'm sure you're … [Read more...]

5 Easy Ways to Use Excess Garden Crops

One of our favorite ways to save money in our food budget is to grow our garden. There's just something about having fresh produce right in my own backyard that I adore. I know what went into growing it, what was used to help it grow and somehow, that makes it taste even better. … [Read more...]