Hugelkultur Test Results

Hugelkultur Test Results

Finally... the Hugelkultur test results! Last year in May we created a new raised garden bed using the hugelkultur method. I called it a modified hugelkultur and...
January And Still Harvesting From The Garden

January And Still Harvesting From The Garden

It's January here and we are still harvesting from the garden on the West Coast of Canada. And everything is DELICIOUS! Imagine going out to...
The Gift That Keeps On Giving

The Gift That Keeps On Giving

This year I got my Christmas present early and as the saying goes... "it's the gift that keeps on giving". Actually, it was my sister...
Perseverance and Resilience

Perseverance and Resilience

Something that struck me this year was the perseverance and resilience of plants. They really are amazing. I've been noticing this more and more because of...
Critters In The Garden

Critters In The Garden

Normally, I don't have an issue with critters in the garden. I live behind a 10-foot fence all around our property and it's a gated...
Which Is The Best Bean To Grow Bush Beans, Pole Beans, Scarlet Runners or Black Beans

Which Is The Best Bean To Grow… Bush Beans, Pole Beans, Scarlet Runners Or...

Trying an experiment this year in planting I wanted to see which bean would do the best and be the tastiest... bush beans, pole...
DIY - 5 Steps To Make A Folding Tomato Cage For Under $10 With Items From The Dollar Store

DIY – 5 Steps To Make A Folding Tomato Cage For Under $10 With...

I saw this idea for a folding tomato cage when looking online one day. It looked like a perfect solution for containing tomatoes but...
Raised Garden Bed Walk Through

Raised Garden Bed Walk Through

Today I thought I would take you on a raised garden bed walk through. Be gentle... this is my first video ever. Disclaimers: don't mind...
Dehydrating Mint. Don't Make The Same Mistakes I Did

Dehydrating Mint… Don’t Make The Same Mistakes I Did

After two years of failures, I've finally found the secret to dehydrating mint. What's the secret you ask? Follow the experts! My Mistakes: The first year I...
The Secret To Keeping Garden Lettuce Fresh For Two Weeks Or More

The Secret To Keeping Garden Lettuce Fresh For Two Weeks Or More

So you've picked your lettuce and there is more than you can eat for dinner. Here's the secret to keeping garden lettuce fresh for...

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Instant Pot As A Steam Juicer

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Having extra fruit I decided to see how to use an Instant Pot as a steam juicer. This actually wasn't my first thought as originally...
Results of Hugelkultur Above And Below In A Raised Garden Bed

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