How-to Grow Sunflower Seeds by Linda Bailey

Sunflower Single Flower Petals Photograph Close Up

Advice on Growing Sunflower Seeds, in a few Quick Steps, by Mrs. Linda Bailey! I love the look of sunflowers growing in my garden, but I love the taste of their seeds even more!   However I have had problems in the past with harvesting my sunflower seeds. I live in a very hot and humid climate, so mold is a definite problem. Birds and other animals … [Read more...]

What Not to Compost

List of Things Not to Compost

When starting the process to reduce waste recycling and reusing things comes pretty easily, especially when you know what to and what not to compost! You can recycle glass and cans easy enough, some places do waste recycling with plastic too. Some things simply have to be placed in the trash or reused. This includes inorganic garbage, plastic, metal of all kinds, glass, and … [Read more...]

What is Urban Gardening?

Group of Ethnically Diverse Children Planting Urban Rooftop Garden

The traditional garden may not appropriately fit in an urban setting due to lack of space and presence of other factors that inhibit plant growth. However, urban gardening is an alternative solution for green thumbs that does not have enough space to tend their own gardens in the city. Find out below how to have your own garden in small spaces- it may be in your basement, … [Read more...]