How to Start a Garden

Learn how to garden from an experienced gardener! Browse how-to articles, growing guides, and get expert gardening tips so that you can start your garden and get an amazing harvest!

Growing Guides

Learn how to grow different fruits and veggies! This includes choosing the right varieties, how to start your own seeds, and tips and tricks to growing in your garden.

7 Tips for Growing Amazing Cucumbers

7 Tips for Growing Amazing Cucumbers

Growing cucumbers is one of the easiest things to do in small, backyard gardens. Cucumbers are a forgiving crop that is great for beginning gardeners. Not sure which variety of cucumber to grow? Check out my favorite cucumber varieties and give one of them a try this...

Everything You Need to Know About Growing Tomatoes

Everything You Need to Know About Growing Tomatoes

Growing tomatoes is my absolute favorite thing about gardening. I love the varieties (there are soooo many!), tending to them and watching them grow, and I love harvesting and preserving them. If you are a beginning gardener- or maybe one that just hasn't had a ton of...

How to Grow Eggplant Successfully from Seed to Harvest

How to Grow Eggplant Successfully from Seed to Harvest

Learn expert techniques for growing eggplant from seed. Grow, care, and harvest eggplant the right way and you'll get a big harvest of this amazing purple vegetable! Eggplant is a member of the nightshade family and is closely related to potatoes and tomatoes. It is...

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Troubleshooting Guides

Learn how to deal with and prevents problems with pests and disease in your garden.

How to Control Pests Naturally

Disease, Deficiencies, and Other Problems



Vegetable Varieties to Plant

Ready to expand your garden? Check out some of my favorite varieties and types of plants to grow in your garden this year!

The Companion Planting Guide & Binder

Stop Googling and start planting! Get all the most important companion planting information in one place, plus planning pages and record sheets so you can get the garden you’ve always dreamed of!

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Companion Planting Guides

Learn all about companion planting and which plants make the best and worst neighbors!

All Gardening Articles


Common Outdoor Seed Sowing Problems

Common Outdoor Seed Sowing Problems

Raising up a healthy seed and seedling into a productive plant takes some work. Learn these common outdoor seed sowing problems and how to fix them!