Reluctant Gardener

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Inside: What happens when someone forgets to return the weed whacker? Writer and reluctant gardener Beverly Robertson explains in her guest post.   As I now gaze out my front window and enjoy the view of lilies, hostas, sedum, and … Continued

Simple Organic Fertilizers That Save You Money

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Inside: Make cheap organic fertilizers from what you have around your house and yard and save money. So maybe you’re new to gardening, and the whole prospect of “save money, grow your own food” lured you in to planting your … Continued

Help! The Weeds Have Taken Over my Garden

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Inside: Have the weeds taken over your garden? Here are some simple solutions for taming the jungle. You meant to get to it. Weeding the garden, I mean. But your cousin Sally’s wedding took up one whole weekend, and Billy’s … Continued

Renovating Strawberries the Simple Way

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Inside: Renovating strawberries isn’t difficult–and you’ll be glad you did! Here’s what to do once the harvest is over. You’ve picked berries until you’re seeing them in your sleep, but finally–finally!–the harvest is over. The strawberries are happily tucked into … Continued