January Is a Time to Reflect, Set Goals for Your Homestead When it comes to goal setting around the homestead, January can feel like a river bank where we stand on the edge of Now, gaze across the rushing water, searching for Later, on the Far Bank. I chart my course, step on each goal, and hope I […]
LAST MINUTE GARDEN GIFT IDEAS GUIDE I completely understand your dilemma. My decorating, shopping and baking tasks aren’t done either. Actually, I just started. I guess that makes me an expert on seeking out the perfect last-minute gifts for gardeners–at the very last-minute. The good news is I found many of these items on Amazon–the specialists […]
It’s Easy to Make the Perfect Latte or Mocha Latte Coffee at Home with the Right Tools Living far from a great café is the perfect incentive to learn to make delicious mocha coffee drinks –cafe-style– from scratch at home. The only piece of “fancy” equipment I use is the Capresso.
Is Fall the Perfect Time to Grow Garlic at Home? Yes and no. The answer is yes–you should plant garlic now if you live in southern zones. But, if you live in northern zones, wait until spring to plant garlic in your garden. (Read more about garden soil here.) Why You Should Learn How to […]
New to Growing Blueberry? Here’s What You Need to Know. Ever have one of those moments when you think, “I wish I knew that sooner!” That’s what I thought when I learned you can grow blueberry bushes just about anywhere in the United States. I was under the impression that blueberries only grow in cold […]