Tag: Backyard Gardening

Edible Landscaping Ideas For Small Spaces

Edible Landscaping Ideas For Small Spaces

Food fresh from the garden is a delight that even those of us with small yards can enjoy. Even the tiniest of yards can produce a considerable bounty of fruits and vegetables to enjoy all summer long. With proper planning,… 0 Shares | | Posted in Farming, Food, Gardening, Home, Lifestyle, Nutrition
70 Medicinal Herbal Plants You Should Grow In Your Organic Garden

70 Medicinal Herbal Plants You Should Grow In Your Organic Garden

Herbal plants have played an important rule in medicine for many years. Some common herbal plants such as ginger, peppermint, lavender, thyme, chamomile, dandelion and garlic are well known for us, they made great remedies that support your health and… 0 Shares | | Posted in Food, Food, Gardening, Health, Health, Herbal Medicine, Home, Lifestyle, Nutrition, Nutritional Medicine
Garden Your Way to Better Health

Garden Your Way to Better Health

Spring is just around the corner and what better way to meet it than with your lush beautiful garden. No wonder April is ‘National Garden Month’. A well-manicured garden is the pride and joy of every homeowner. Apart from bragging… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health, Home
Building Better Soil with Woodchips

Building Better Soil with Woodchips

When I came to Florida 4 months ago to start Laulima Farm, I did not realize just how little soil there was. I started my garden and planted some seeds and they sprouted, did nothing, and died a few days… 0 Shares | | Posted in Food, Gardening
16 Plants That Repel Mosquitoes

16 Plants That Repel Mosquitoes

The truth is, DEET and other similar products are the most effective tools to repel mosquitoes, while there is no doubt that there are serious toxic effects of them, especially dangerous for children, as the harmful chemicals are absorbed into… 0 Shares | | Posted in Backyard Chickens, Chemicals, Environment, Farming, Gardening, Health, Herbal Medicine, Home, Lifestyle, Personal Care, Pets and Animals
8 Highly Medicinal Plants You Can Grow at Home

8 Highly Medicinal Plants You Can Grow at Home

Grow medicinal herbs in your home garden can provide convenient access to many natural home remedies, and you can save money at the same time. Following are some highly medicinal herbs you can grow at home: Aloe Vera – Because… 0 Shares | | Posted in Gardening, Home, Lifestyle
How to Make a Natural Homemade Bug Repellent Cream

How to Make a Natural Homemade Bug Repellent Cream

According to Green Your Body: “ One of the most widely used ingredients in store-bought conventional bug sprays for personal use is N,N-Diethyl-m-toluamide, or DEET, as it’s commonly known. DEET, which is designed to repel, rather than kill, insects. DEET… 0 Shares | | Posted in Farming, Gardening, Health, Health, Home, Recipes
Baking Soda Uses in the Garden – Trading a 50¢ Box of Baking Soda For a $5 Plant

Baking Soda Uses in the Garden – Trading a 50¢ Box of Baking Soda For a $5 Plant

Listen to your elders. We’ve all heard that phrase at one time or another, usually from someone with a few laugh lines around their eyes. When it comes to gardening, I’ve tried quite a few “old school” garden tips and… 0 Shares | | Posted in Backyard Chickens, Farming, Food, Gardening, Health, Home, Recipes
Homemade Pesticides for Home Gardens

Homemade Pesticides for Home Gardens

Homemade organic pesticides are becoming a popular alternative for families that are choosing to grow their own fruits and vegetables in both indoor and outdoor gardens. This is because they are safe, effective, and easy to prepare. As the spring… 0 Shares | | Posted in Aquaponics, Chemicals, Child Care, Environment, Farming, Fluoride, Food, Food, Gardening, GMOs, Health, Home, Liberty, Lifestyle, Mental Health, News, Nutrition, Personal Care, Water
Neutralizing White Mold and Mildew from Plants

Neutralizing White Mold and Mildew from Plants

There are numerous reasons as to why white mold and powdery mildew may begin to occur amongst indoor plants. If caught in time the process to reverse and prevent fungi spores is fairly easy and simple. Indoor plants require constant… 0 Shares | | Posted in Aquaponics, Chemicals, Environment, Farming, Food, Food, Gardening, GMOs, Health, Home, Lifestyle, News, Nutrition, Personal Care, Water