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Cucamelons 101: How to Grow & When to Harvest

Photo Credit Alexa Soto Is this the first time you have seen a Cucamelon?  Aren’t they just the cutest little things??!  Well, along with being cute, they are quite delicious.  Imagine a cucumber spritzed with lime…fresh!  They can...

Beginner Gardening Series: September Edition

Beginner Gardening Series: September Edition September is the month where you can look at your garden and take stock of what worked and what didn't, harvest the remaining produce growing in the garden (except for a few frost loving plants, will talk about...

4 Ways to Enjoy Your Peaches + Peach Storage and Preservation Tips.

It's likes peaches are natures last kiss of summer.  There really isn't much that beats the sweetness of a peach enjoyed straight from the tree.  So no argument here, the best way to enjoy a peach is straight from the tree!  But...we have found 4 amazing...

Beginner Gardening Series: August Edition

August is such and exciting time in the garden!  Your garden is hopefully overflowing with goodness and rewarding you daily with fresh veggies to enjoy.  I understand that this is a "beginner" gardening series and some of you may not have this Garden of...

Your Simple Guide to Great Tomatoes

There is no wonder that nearly  93% of those that garden in America grow tomatoes: homegrown vine ripened tomatoes are the BEST!!!  A homegrown tomato and a little salt is the best way I like to enjoy a tomato, or...maybe in a Bloody Mary.  Either way,...

Beginner Gardening Series: July Edition

It's just been that kind of month; a July Gardening Series post on the last day of July...oh well!  It is a small victory that that this post made it within the month deadline! July in another exciting time in the gardening world.  Most often, you are...

Beginner Gardening Series: June Edition

It is tempting to just sit back and watch your garden grow  the month of June.  While there is some of this, it really is a time to fine tune and grow (no pun intended here!) your gardening skills.  This is the month where you will observe how your plants...

How to Have Beautiful Potted Plants

Your outdoor flower pots are such a fun way to add color and style to your landscape.  They are the first bit of "you" that your guests see when arriving, so let's make sure they are looking pretty!  We are going to go over some simple tips on how you can...

Beginner Gardening Series: May Edition

May has got to be one of may favorite months out of the whole year.  There is a beautiful fragrance in the air with the trees coming to life, tulips blooming and the time has finally come to start planting starts and seeds into your garden! In our Beginner...