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Ready to embrace a more self-reliant lifestyle? Dive in and find the inspiration you need to start growing some of your own food — and cooking it up in your kitchen.
Posts fresh from the garden and hot out of the oven.
This PVC tower garden can help you get the most out of your limited space! Follow these simple plans for a thriving, vertical grow tower in urban gardens.
Want to learn how to make bread from scratch? First you’ll need to understand the basics of bread making and how different types of bread are made.
Don’t stop at Instant Pot spaghetti squash – you can also cook it in a conventional oven for a low carb, Whole30, paleo pasta substitute that will wow you.
Tomatoes are a staple for most gardeners and for the most part, they’re pretty easy to grow. But knowing how to plant tomatoes properly will give them a very solid…
Italian meat sauce is a delicious topping for pasta or polenta – and it’s EASY. This Instant Pot version is ready in under an hour, making it a perfect weeknight…
This kitchen staple is edible from its stalks to the celery leaves. Growing celery is a satisfying endeavor; you’ll harvest it from the garden for months.
These dried chile pepper flakes will add spice and a bit of zing to your favorite recipes. Make them yourself from garden fresh hot peppers!
Pineapples may be a novelty fruit, but you can grow one at home in a container. Here’s how to grow a pineapple plant from the crown instead of tossing it.
Fresh eggs are a treat, but how long do fresh eggs last? Must eggs be refrigerated? How can you tell when eggs go bad? Here’s what you need to know!
Growing green beans is easy, and the plants produce for an extended period of time. Also known as string beans, these legumes make great pickles, too!
Give vegetable seeds a head start in the garden by soaking seeds before planting them. The extra moisture can speed germination and helps them thrive.
It’s that outside time of year. Which means that we humans must do battle with public enemy number one. That’s right; the mighty mosquito.
This lemon blueberry loaf cake is a perfect solution to dessert when you need a sweet recipe to finish off the day. It holds up well as a finger food,…
Growing Swiss chard in containers is a great way for urbanites to grow some greens. Of course, Swiss chard is a great addition to a full-sized garden, too.
Spring is just around the corner — time to think about the garden!
Companion planting repels pests & boosts your garden’s health. Try adding herbs like dill, chives, and rosemary to your vegetable garden to help it thrive.
Trying to figure out what will provide the best harvest for your space? Understanding annuals vs. perennials is a good place to start planning a garden.