Plant Mama 101: A Beginner’s Guide to Indoor Gardening
When you live in a city full of blooms and the luscious scents of summer, but no outdoor garden space, it’s likely you’ve considered creating an indoor garden. I definitely did. I moved into a 300-square-foot studio last year, and in six months time I had acquired 40 plant babes. There was no hiding my obsession […]
7 Simple Ways to Green Your Home and Workspace
Growing up the daughter of a naturopath in New Zealand, my sister and I were taught that the health of our planet is an important factor in the health of our bodies. It is pretty much common sense: A thriving environment directly impacts the health of humans (and our animal friends!). And it’s not just […]
Top 10 Tips for Starting Seeds this Spring
Seeds are a cheap and easy way to expand your garden. When to start seeds depends on your zone, so be sure to check with your local agricultural extension agent for a list of what to start in your area and when. Or, if you prefer a more techy approach, you can try an online […]
Waste Not, Want Not: Holistic Recipes for Rogue Tomatoes
For the last three years, I’ve been cursing the tomato gods. Why have I done everything right but my crops seem to fail year after year? Well, this year, the gods answered my call, and I’ve been gifted with a bounty of tomatoes in all shapes and sizes.