Harvesting Sunflower Seeds

Harvesting Sunflower Seeds

The harvesting season is upon us, when the fruits of our labors are finally producing their last. At least for the summer season. Sunflower seeds remain one of the most fascinating harvests from the garden. While tomatoes can grow haphazard and beans the same, there...
How to Freeze Fresh Okra

How to Freeze Fresh Okra

Okra, the jewel of the southern garden, can get a bad rap for being… well, slimy. You’ll find that most people are either okra lovers or haters, and thankfully most of my family is in the lover category. (Particularly if said vegetable is fried, ahem.) If...
DIY Blueberry Bush Covers

DIY Blueberry Bush Covers

  The jewel of mid-summer, the mighty blueberry, is one of the easiest fruits to grow. Beautiful blueberry bushes produce sweet purple-blue orbs each summer (hopefully) and don’t require too much fuss. But the thing about blueberries is my kids aren’t...
How to Direct Compost

How to Direct Compost

If you’ve been hesitant to jump on the composting train, then I may have an easy solution for you. Direct compost was introduced to me over a year ago by a fellow blogger, Karen (you can check out her blog here). I had been a fairly traditional tumbler-owning...

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