Grow Your Own Food
·Love healthy fruits, vegetables, and herbs? So do we! Here's everything you need to know so you can grow your own at home.
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Spicy Root Vegetable Chips
Get your crunch on with handcrafted, spicy root vegetable chips and you’ll never go back to store bought again. These baked beauties are overflowing with nutrients and dusted in a nutty blend of toasted fennel, cumin, and cayenne pepper. Get the recipe now on Foodal. #rootvegetables #homemadesnacks #foodal
Growing Vegetables in Small Spaces: Balconies, in Containers and Small Areas
Learn how to start growing vegetables in pots and containers, no matter how small your space is! Not everyone has the space for a large vegetable garden, but that doesn't mean you have to sacrifice the vegetables that you can grow! Growing vegetables indoors (even in apartments!) is possible if you follow my tips and tricks. I've mapped everything out from starting seeds to harvesting and pest control, making growing vegetables possible for beginners or the experienced gardeners.
How to Cook Asparagus: Multiple Methods
Want to learn how to cook asparagus? With the help of our step-by-step guide you can easily whip up this tasty vegetable three different ways: in the oven, steamed, or blanched, to use in recipes or serve alongside your favorite entrees. Learn to master each of these cooking methods now. #asparagus #cooking101 #foodal
Garlic Asparagus Amandine
In this simple side dish, asparagus is blanched until tender, then sauteed in melted butter and garlic. Toasted almonds on top add nuttiness and an unexpected crunch that brings these green spears to life. Read more now to add this recipe to your collection of vibrant veggies. #asparagus #asparagusrecipe #foodal
How to Grow Tomatoes From Seed
Learn how to grow tomatoes from seed with these step-by-step instructions and enjoy fresh or preserved homegrown tomatoes from your own garden all year long! Learn how to start tomato seeds, how to care for tomato seedlings, how to transplant tomatoes and how to get an abundant tomato harvest from your garden. #growtomatoes #tomatoesfromseed
Growing Organic Tomatoes: How to Plant, Feed, Prune & Grow Tomato Plants ~ Homestead and Chill
Craving fresh, juicy, vine-ripened tomatoes? I don't blame you! Read along with this start-to-finish guide on how to grow organic tomatoes, including tips for planting seeds or seedlings, ongoing care, fertilizer, and common pests or disease. We’ll also go over pruning and several training/support options, ways to manage common pests and disease, our favorite varieties to grow, along with how to harvest, store & preserve your bounty!
The Complete Guide to Growing Blueberries
You can grow blueberries in your garden, but they also make a great landscape plant. They have beautiful fall foliage and pretty spring flowers, plus they produce edible fruit. What's not to love about blueberries? #dogwoodsanddandelions #blueberries #growingblueberries #landscape #backyardgardening
Spring Garlic, Asparagus, and Spinach with Fettuccine & Parmesan - HealthyGreenSavvy
Green garlic is a delicious spring vegetable that deserves to be better known. Here's how to grow and use it, plus a recipe for a mouth-watering fettuccine with spring garlic, asparagus and spinach. #springgarlic #garlic #greengarlic #springrecipes #pastarecipes #garlicrecipes
How to Grow Beans from Seed (Bush Beans & Pole Beans)
Beans are delicious, nutritious, and easy to grow! Come learn all about growing bush beans and pole beans (green beans or dry beans!), including tips for planting seed, training and trellises, ideal growing conditions, pests, harvest time, our favorite bean varieties, and more!
13 Fastest Growing Vegetable Crops for the Fall Garden
Up against the clock, with winter on the horizon? Don't let that stop you from gardening in the fall! Come discover the top 13 fastest growing cool season crops for your fall garden - some ready to harvest within 30 days or less. I also include tips on how to accelerate plant growth, and protect crops from early frost! #fallgarden #garden #gardentips #homestead #growfood
Easy Air Fryer Corn on the Cob - The Frugal Homestead
This Air Fryer Corn on the Cob recipe is so easy! Who would have thought that you could simply place corn on the cob in an air fryer and end up with the easiest and most delicious way of eating corn? #airfryer #ninjafoodi #sidedish #bbqside #howtocorn #cornonthecob #easy
Vegetables to Plant in Late Summer for a Fall Garden
A large part of self sustainably is living off the land. In our mild PNW climate, that means working hard to garden year-round. When late summer hits, it’s officially time to start planting your fall garden. Here are our top vegetables to plant in August & September for a bountiful fall harvest. Many of these plants are perfect for beginner gardeners.
How to Start Seeds When Your Home Has no Light or Space | Shifting Roots
Can you believe there's a way to start seeds, even if you don't have a decent south facing window or live in a small space? Here's how even a beginner gardener can start perennial flowers, annuals, or even vegetables over the winter and into the spring. #gardening #ideas #seedstarting #seeds #vegetables
How to Choose an Irrigation Timer
Find out which irrigation timer you should choose for your lawn regardless if you are a set it and forget it type of person or you want the ultimate control of your watering and irrigation needs. Find out how to choose an irrigation timer for your lawn or garden. #lawnwork #sprinklers #watering #irrigation #smarthome #grass #gardening
Designing A New Herb Garden From A Loved Space
Having to recreate an herb bed that was loved & enjoyed for 15 years was bittersweet. Sad to see it go, but enthused to get the creative juices flowing for herb bed ideas as well as herb bed designs. | It's My Sustainable Life @itsmysustainablelife #herbbed #herbeddesign #herbbedideas #itsmysustainablelife