Gardening

“Let the earth sprout vegetation, plants yielding seed, and fruit trees bearing fruit in which is their seed, each according to its kind, on the earth.” And it was so.

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The Truth About Farmers Markets- And The Lies Behind The Produce

By Amber Bradshaw | Jul 4, 2017 | 4 Comments
The TRUTH About Farmers Markets and the lies behind the produce

Farmers Markets: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly. The one place left in the world you think you can meet good, honest, hard-working people, right? Well for the most part this is true, but there are always the few that you have to look out for, I am here to warn you about ‘those…

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How To Grow Sweet Potatoes In 5 Easy Steps!

By Amber Bradshaw | Jun 27, 2017 | 0 Comments
How to Grow Sweet Potatoes in 5 Easy Steps

How to Grow Sweet Potatoes- in 5 Easy Steps I’ve never ran across a sweet potato I didn’t like; Sweet Potato Fries, Sweet Potato Casserole, Sweet Potatoes and Beets, Sweet Potato Noodles, Sweet Potatoes and Marshmallows, Sweet Potato Pie, Sweet Potato Butter, Sweet Potato Chips– you name it SWEET and I like it *insert Bubba…

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10 Easy Ways to Save Money On Fresh Produce- Even Organic

By Amber Bradshaw | Jun 22, 2017 | 4 Comments
10 Easy Ways To Save Money On Fresh Produce- Even Organic

How can someone eat healthy when a single green pepper cost $2.00 and you can buy a burger AND a small fry for the same $2.00? The struggle is real folks, eating healthy is expensive! …….But- it doesn’t have to be. If you want to eat healthy AND stay on budget- I have 10 easy…

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Top 5 Reasons Why You Need to Eat Local & In Season- Let The Garden Plan Your Menu

By Amber Bradshaw | Jun 22, 2017 | 1 Comment
Top 5 Reasons Why You Need To Eat Local & In Season. Take the guess work out of meal planning.

Want to know what’s for dinner? Look no further than your garden. If you didn’t plant a garden this year, no worries, your local farmers market or farm can provide you with everything you need to eat local & in season. When you eat locally and in season, it takes all the guess work out…

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Homesteading & Farming Apps: To Make Life Easier

By Amber Bradshaw | May 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
Homesteading & Farming Apps: To Make Life Easier

Homesteading & Farming Apps: To Make Life Easier In the long history of electronic revolution; farming, gardening and homesteading is one thing that has seen very little change over time. If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it- right? It comes as no surprise that mobile technology has yet to follow suit the same as it has in…

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Strawberries: Nutrition, Benefits & Recipes- Over 30 ways to use them!

By Amber Bradshaw | Apr 26, 2017 | 0 Comments
Your Ultimate Strawberry roundup. Strawberries: nutrition, Benefits, Recipes- Over 30 ways to use them!

  Strawberries: Nutrition, Benefits & Recipes- Over 30 ways to use them! Strawberry picking is one of the nostalgic memories I have of my youth and it is a tradition I have passed on to my children. Very rarely do we ever miss a strawberry season that we don’t go picking as a family. With…

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How to Grow Potatoes in 5 Easy Steps

By Guest | Apr 24, 2017 | 1 Comment
How to grow potatoes in 5 easy steps.

How to Grow Potatoes in 5 Easy Steps Did you know the average American eats 142 pounds of potatoes a year? Or almost 365 potatoes per person–that’s an average of a potato a day! The potato is the most consumed food in the United States, so why not learn to grow your own potatoes in…

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Over 150 Ways to Make Money Homesteading

By Amber Bradshaw | Apr 18, 2017 | 0 Comments
Over 150 Ways to Make Money Homesteading

Over 150 Ways to Make Money Homesteading The Homesteading Dream, to live off the land and be completely self-sufficient. But how will you pay the bills? Believe it or not, there are many, many ways to make an income off your land and by the fruits of your labor. I have a list of over…

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Plant a Mosquito Repelling Garden & Enjoy The Outdoors Again

By Amber Bradshaw | Mar 22, 2017 | 4 Comments
Plant a Mosquito Repelling Garden & enjoy the outdoors again!

Plant a Mosquito Repelling Garden & Enjoy the Outdoors Again Do you love the outdoors but the biting insects just wont leave you alone? I may have a solution for you that will solve your bug-biting issue and get you back in the dirt, plant a mosquito repelling garden and enjoy the outdoors again! Not…

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Over 30 of The Fastest Vegetables to Grow- for the impatient gardener

By Amber Bradshaw | Mar 14, 2017 | 0 Comments
Over 30 of the Fastest Vegetables to Grow for the Impatient Gardener

Over 30 of The Fastest Vegetables to Grow- for the impatient gardener Are you an impatient gardener? Or do you like instant gratification? Many would like to argue that gardening is not for the impatient but I am here to tell you they are wrong! With this list of over 30 of the fastest vegetables…

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