I love gardening and I love even more when I can trust the source of my plants. This fall I planted some garlic from Peaceful Valley/Grow Organic and you can see them doing well in the photo below I took earlier this winter. Soon the ground will be warming up and we’ll put down a […]
When you are growing an heirloom variety of beans (cow peas, or snap beans it doesn’t matter) it is easy to save the seeds from year to year. These are purple-hulled peas which are called that because of the bright purple-colored hulls they produce. You can eat these fresh as “green beans” or let […]
Here are some Wee Gift Packets to print off for those little presents! Download Wee Gift Packets1 How to Make the Wee Gift Packets Cut along all outer lines Fold along lower glue tab lines Fold the packet in half, where indicated on the download Secure the packet together with glue or tape, hiding the […]
Untrained Housewife was started to celebrate the journey to knowledge and self-sufficiency. The thing is – it’s not an easy journey. I’ve grown so much the past few years and we’ve added a lot of milestones in our path to increased self-sufficiency. And we’ve had a few set backs as well. Milks Goats and Meat […]
Delicious tomatoes are a delight to grow. Support healthy tomato plants by providing good growing conditions.