Hydroponic Herb Gardens Save Time and Money

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  Welcome Chris Wimmer of Heathy Smart Living.  He is a genius at maximizing his small yard in Downtown Chicago.  In the winter Chris uses small hydroponic systems to maximize his small Chicago yard and short Chicago summers.  He is working towards living a more healthy life, and blogs healthy recipes, tips, nutrition and juicing. Read the full article…

From Garden to Table – Homegrown Herbs in a Few Simple Steps

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    There’s something satisfying about ripping a handful of fresh homegrown herbs from a plant and sprinkling them into a recipe that opening a glass jar can’t replicate. It’s cheap and easy, and the taste is far stronger and interesting. Growing your own herb garden is easier than you might think – seek out Read the full article…

The Power of Homeschool – Learning how to Compost

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This post contains affiliate links.  If you click on the link and purchase an item, I will receive a small commission – which will go towards this blog.     I was watching an episode of Curious George with my son yesterday and I was amazed at how much I learned.  It was a really Read the full article…

Make Your Garden Presentable for a Backyard Barbeque

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Honestly, I’m really not sure I should be the one discussing this topic.  I’m not known for my avid gardening skills.  In fact, I purposefully choose the flowers I did, because they were perennials and hardy.  I wanted flowers I could basically ignore – and they would come back year after year. Sad but true.  Read the full article…