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Growing Strawberries   Strawberries are hands down one of my families favorite things to grow in our garden. I have received hundreds and hundreds of emails in regards to growing strawberries and they all root from this one post: Follow This One Tip In Your Garden and Get a Ton of Organic Strawberries. Have you seen this post?  It is my most popular post to date (with over 1 million views) and it really has some great information in it….

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Double Your Gardening Space For Under $10 in Less Than 10 Minutes!

Double Your Gardening Space by Growing Vertically   So many of us are limited on space when it comes to gardening.  I have great news for you!  You do not need a lot of space to grow a garden! That is right, very little space is needed to garden.  Did you know that a 4’x4′ space is large enough to grow an entire season of food for 1 person? I know, kind of crazy right?  When dealing with such a…

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Seed Starting - Growing Seeds Indoors For Healthy Plants | WholeLifestyleNutrition.com

It Is Time For Seed Starting Indoors!    It is FINALLY starting to warm up a bit here in Wisconsin.  By warming up I mean, tonight is going to be 19ºF, but trust me…that is a warm up for us. Here in Wisconsin we go from brutally cold winters to spring in a blink of an eye.  If you don’t move quickly, you could lose your chance at starting seeds indoors. I started my seeds this week.  You can save…

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Start A Garden In 5 Easy Steps | WholeLifestyleNutrition.com

How To Start A Garden Today!   Hey guys, am I ever excited to share with you all this great information on starting your own garden!  I have found an amazing resource to help you start, grow and harvest food from your garden. Lets face it, gardening can be overwhelming if you don’t know what you are doing.  But what if I told you that there is this awesome website that will simplify everything for you and will make gardening…

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Strawberries

Picking Strawberries   Welcome to Family Friendly Fridays!  This week my girls and I set out to pick some strawberries!  Oh my how wonderful fresh strawberries are, we absolutely love them!  We ended up picking a little over 10 pounds which might seem like a lot, but in our family that last us about a week    I have several amazing recipes that we love to use fresh strawberries in.  Here are 3 of our favorites: Fresh Organic Berry Dressing…

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Spring Planting, Sowing Seeds, & Sprouting Seeds

Last week I did a post on Planting Seeds Has Never Been So Easy!  It has been 1 week since I planted my sugar snap peas in that post and I wanted to do an update showing you how quickly my seeds have sprouted and how easy it is to grow your own plants from seeds. My daughter and I planted my seeds last weekend and in 1 week they have already started to sprout out of the soil.  I…

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Stevia Plant

In this segment, learn how to grow your own stevia and how to harvest it.  I then will take you into the kitchen to show you how to make pure stevia powder and liquid stevia.  

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apples picking

  There are several things I do not attempt to grow.  Most of them are fruit trees.  When I lived in Savannah, Georgia I did grow lemons, limes and some oranges.  Now that I live in the midwest, the fruit trees for my area would be apples, pears and plums.  I still love the fresh local fruit, so every year we head to the local orchard to get some fresh apples, pears and plums. If you haven’t been to an…

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Warm Weather Crops

  Here are some warm weather crops just starting to take off. It amazes me how quickly warm weather crops grow.  Here you will see organic basil, peppers, tomatoes, bush beans, pole beans, cucumbers, watermelon, zucchini, squash and carrots.

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Double Your Gardening Space For Under $10 in Less Than 10 Minutes!

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