Creating good garden soil is crucial if you want a robust vegetable garden. Mulch, compost, and manure are all key elements.

Build Good Garden Soil with Mulch

Gardening methods can vary but one thing that's non-negotiable is that a garden needs good soil. Mulch is just one "secret" ingredient for good growing.


Growing organic popcorn microgreens is easy and you'll have ready to eat sprouts in just days. They're a great way to add fresh greens to your diet when your garden is bare. 2

Organic Popcorn Microgreens

Growing organic popcorn microgreens is easy and FAST. Start them today and you'll have fresh greens to add to salads and sandwiches in a week.






Trendy microgreens are a simple solution to getting more vegetables on your plate this winter. They can run $30-50 a pound at the store; here's how to grow them at home for PENNIES. It's like having a tiny little vegetable garden inside. 1

Fast Growing Microgreens for Winter Salads

Trendy microgreens are a simple solution to getting more vegetables on your plate this winter. Available year round, hipster grocers and farmers markets sell them at $30 to $50 a pound. But they are so easy and inexpensive to grow at home, they should become a regular part of your healthy lifestyle.





Making refried beans in the Instant Pot is super easy, inexpensive, and my family loves them.

Instant Pot Refried Bean Recipe

Refried beans are an inexpensive meal in themselves, or great for making burritos, as a side dish to tacos, or as a hot dip. My refried bean recipe is inexpensive if you delve into cooking with dry beans.