Posts Tagged ‘gardening’

Top 10 Homesteading Resolutions to Make for 2017

  Top 10 Homesteading Resolutions to Make for 2017 Are you tired of a full schedule that is void of substance?  Do you want more Freedom, Independence and a Self-Sufficient lifestyle? Does Homesteading appeal to you? If you answered yes to any of these questions then it’s time to start your homesteading journey and make…

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How to be Like Johnny Appleseed- and why you need to!

How to be Like Johnny Appleseed- and why you need to! To say I admire the life of John Champan would be a huge understatement. He lived the life that we are striving everyday to achieve. Who is John Chapman? You might know him better as Johnny Appleseed. John was from a different time but…

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DIY Seeds for Tomorrow Shaker: plant for pollinators

DIY Seeds for Tomorrow Shaker; planting for pollinators As a beekeeper and a avid gardener, I realize the importance for both (plants and bees) in my existence. But not just my existence, that of the human race as well. Almost 90 percent of the world’s flowering species require insects or other animals for pollination. What will…

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Pallet Gardens: Simple, Easy & Free

  Pallet Gardening; Simple, Easy & Free It’s all the craze lately (and honestly I don’t know what took us so long), the art of re-purposing pallets. The pallet patent was granted in 1939 to two men who I consider the  grandfathers  of my new pallet world. Go on Pinterest one time and search pallets…

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Gardening Ideas from A-Z Part 3

  Gardening from A-Z Part 3 Check out this UH-MAY-ZING series of gardening ideas from every letter in the alphabet! Join me in this gardening series as we journey through every letter of the alphabet, reading about different gardening methods from Experts all over the country. Whether you are gardening on a balcony or 100…

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Gardening Ideas from A-Z Part 2

  Gardening from A-Z Part 2 Check out this UH-MAY-ZING series of gardening ideas from every letter in the alphabet! Join me in this gardening series as we journey through every letter of the alphabet, reading about different gardening methods from Experts all over the country. Whether you are gardening on a balcony or 100…

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Hydroponic & Aeroponic Gardening

    Hydroponic & Aeroponic Gardening- growing food without soil What is Hydroponic Gardening? Basically hydroponic gardening is growing food without soil, adding refined minerals to water that circulates around the roots of the plants that are grown in some type of container. If I told my grandparents (God rest their souls) about this, my…

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Gardening Ideas from A to Z part 1

   Gardening from A-Z Part 1 Check out this UH-MAY-ZING series of gardening ideas from every letter in the alphabet! Join me in this gardening series as we journey through every letter of the alphabet, reading about different gardening methods from Experts all over the country. Whether you are gardening on a balcony or 100…

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Aquaponics- Growing Food with Fish

  Aquaponics, growing food with fish, a perfect harmony   “Aquaponics is the combination of aquaculture and hydroponics” Meet Travis and Lori Hughey. They have a small acreage (they called it small- it’s 7 Acres!) farm/homestead in South Carolina where they live with their three children. They farm, garden, homeschool, mentor, invent, raise livestock, cook…

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