Tips to a Successful Garden

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07
December

Tips to a Successful GardenThere are many simple tips that gardeners can follow each year to ensure a successful growing season with a wonderful harvest. Successful gardening isn’t something that a gardener works on just in the spring. Successful garden planning happens year round. While the current garden in well on its way, planning for next year should already begin.

04
December

Christmas is a time of tradition, and this is especially true for the dinner menu. Each family has their own set of traditions, often drawn from their heritage. Heritage-rich countries like England have an especially rich Christmas setting, complete with dishes that would be a travesty were they to be left out.

04
December

Self-sufficiency is a desirable way of life that many individuals wish to attain, especially those who live in cities. A person can live a more independent lifestyle by creating a personal homestead haven. Homesteading takes a little research, effort and hard work. Nevertheless, it is easy to achieve the goal of living as a self-reliant person who is not dependent upon grocery stores for food or utility companies for electricity and water. Homegrown tomatoes, carrots, spinach, peppers, green beans, snap peas and melons taste delicious, and the homesteader has the opportunity to grow these vegetables without the use of potentially harmful pesticides.

Homesteading Skills to Learn

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30
November

The definition of the term “homesteading” has gone through a number of changes over the years. But these days, it is primarily used to refer to the idea of self sufficiency. In other words, homesteading is a way of life that involves people providing for themselves. This of course also means foregoing some of the conveniences that the modern world has made available to us. But if the price is sacrificing a little bit of convenience, then the reward is being able to live a happier, healthier, more fulfilling, and more environmentally friendly lifestyle that many people are unfortunately missing out on these days. If this sounds like something of interest to you, continue reading. There are a number of skills you can learn that will help you achieve this kind of lifestyle.

27
November

Homesteaders take on many time-consuming tasks themselves. For an efficient kitchen, keep the following supplies on hand.