At the beginning of the summer, I planned and planted a container garden. It has been fun to watch it grow, but not everything has been as successful as I had hoped. The month of May was an unusually wet month so I feel like my results won’t be replicated in another year that provides less rain. So…

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When I was trying to find a good place to plant my garden, I discovered the best location was also the location where my pool pump drains when you clean it out.  That didn’t seem like a good plan.  Therefore my garden mentor recommended an elevated garden. So my husband built a beautiful box!It looked like…

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When I was talking with my garden mentor about what to plant, she gave me the idea to plant a salad garden.  There is nothing more rewarding than going out in the back yard and picking fresh vegetables to eat. So here’s my square foot garden plan: It’s still early in the season, so not everything is…

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