Gardening

Gardening.

Dirt Therapy.

Solace from all the stress of the world around us…

Gardening offers so many mental and physical health benefits! We hope you enjoy our gardening blog and posts related to our adventures in the garden.

Planting Germinated Seeds in Soil after Sprouting
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Planting Germinated Seeds in Soil after Sprouting

Starting seeds is such a fun and empowering part of gardening. And, planting germinated seeds in soil most likely easier than you might expect! (I especially love starting seeds in wet paper towels – have you tried my favorite method? I’d recommend starting there if not!)  I’m delighted to share the method I use when…

Starting Cucumbers Indoors – Cucumber Seed Germination Tips
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Starting Cucumbers Indoors – Cucumber Seed Germination Tips

Cucumbers continue to be one of the most popular vegetables to grow in the home garden. Starting cucumbers indoors from seed gives your plants a head start in the growing season. Planting cucumber seeds is simple! I’ll share my favorite tips along with a simple trick to speed up cucumber seed germination. How to Start…

Best Irrigation for Vacation Mode Watering: Keep Plants Watered While You’re Away
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Best Irrigation for Vacation Mode Watering: Keep Plants Watered While You’re Away

Nobody thinks twice about finding a pet sitter when it’s time to go on vacation if the pets can’t come along. So of course, finding a plant sitter is an option for watering your garden while on vacation, too, but it isn’t the only option for the best irrigation! Setting up a hose timer with…