Sage Benefits for Home, Health & Personal Care

Sage Benefits for Home, Health & Personal Care

Salvia means “to save”, and with all the wonderful benefits of sage, you’re sure to want it in your garden, kitchen & medicine cabinet. We’ll share simple tips to help you use this versatile herb. Sage (Salvia officinalis) is a perennial, evergreen subshrub, with woody stems, grayish leaves, and blue to purplish flowers. Salvia (sage)…

How to Start a Garden – 10 Steps to Gardening for Beginners

How to Start a Garden – 10 Steps to Gardening for Beginners

Want to learn how to start a garden, but not sure where to begin? In this post I’ll cover the basics of gardening, and provide links to more detailed information so you can garden with confidence and have fun doing it. Get ready to enjoy some of the best tasting fruits, vegetables and herbs you’ve…

Natural Pest Control in the Garden – Get Rid of 20 Top Pests

Natural Pest Control in the Garden – Get Rid of 20 Top Pests

Are you looking for natural pest control options for the garden? From ants to squash vine borers, we’ll cover natural pest control for 20 common garden pests to keep your garden healthy and save the harvest. Like many home gardeners, I started growing my own fruits and vegetables in part to avoid the toxic chemicals…