Gardening

  • Easy Plant Food Recipes with Three Ingredients or Less

    Easy Plant Food Recipes with Three Ingredients or Less Could your plants and flowers use a little pick me up? Are their colors looking a little drab, their leaves looking a tad wilted, and their blooms lacking that robust beauty you love? If so, it sounds like your ... Read More
  • 10 Fun and Frugal Ways to Use Herbs in Your Home

    10 Fun and Frugal Ways to Use Herbs in Your Home Summertime is the perfect time for growing a window sill or backyard herb garden. After all, herbs are rather inexpensive and quite easy to grow. Before you know it, you will have an abundance flourishing at your ... Read More
  • Frugal Tips to Start a Garden

    As the weather starts to warm up, it has many thinking of starting a garden in hopes of a bountiful summer crop. But if you are not careful it can get quite expensive when you start factoring in the cost of plants, soil, fertilizer, containers, and mulch. But if ... Read More
  • Creating Your First Herb Garden: Picking the Right Herbs

    Having fresh herbs on hand is a delicious way I like to spice up my cooking at home. I make sure I always have a variety of herbs on hand without breaking the bank by keeping my own container garden. Even if you are a beginning gardener, there are plenty of herbs ... Read More
  • Eco-Friendly Pest Control For Your Home Garden

    These days it seems like everyone is going out of their way to adjust their lifestyles and homes to be more environmentally conscious. People that are renovating their kitchens more often choose energy efficient appliances, knowing that they are not just good for ... Read More
  • Garden Update: Zucchinis, Tomatoes & Pumpkins | Yes, Even in Arizona!

    I know it has been several weeks since I have posted an update on the garden – but the good news is that it is doing amazing! Actually I’m shocked how big the tomato plants are getting. We had cherry tomatoes in the past, but I don’t remember the plants being ... Read More
  • Urban Farm Magazine $4.99 per year

    Urban Farm Magazine $4.99 per year For today only, subscribe to Urban Farm Magazine for only $4.50 per year (70% off)! You can order up to 1 years at this price. Just enter coupon code SAVINGCENTS at checkout for this deal. About Urban Farm Magazine: A guide for ... Read More
  • How to Build a Raised Bed Vegetable Garden

    How to Build a Raised Bed Vegetable Garden In previous years when we started our garden, we just partitioned part of our yard as vegetable garden areas. This year, we wanted to build a permanent above ground garden that we could maintain each year. The nice part ... Read More
  • Starting My Garden: Planting Seeds in Repurposed Egg Carton

    Pin It The first sprouts of our Zucchini – aren’t they cute? I am so excited to finally get my garden started this season! I know it is still a tad early for plants outside, since we may have a few more cold spells, but it is perfect timing to plant seeds in ... Read More