We told you in our welcome post that health is just one of the amazingly diverse benefits of homegrown food. There are real nutrition advantages, to be sure: Organic produce has been shown to be more supercharged with nutrients than conventional fruits and vegetables. But growing at home can also save you money and shrink MORE »
Welcome to Grow Your Own. We’re Jeanne and Amanda, and we’re going to explain how everyone, everywhere can grow their own food. We hope to get you fired up about the many benefits (nutrition isn’t the half of it) of homegrown fruits and vegetables, and plug you in to the growing trend in urban farming. In the next few months, as summer sets in, organic fruits, vegetables and herbs will be growing in every American city – in backyard gardens and schoolyards, on rooftops, fire escapes, windowsills, and community plots. This blog will equip you and your family to join the growing ranks of America’s DIY farmers.
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I’m from Seattle, and our beaches there have driftwood galore. Driftwood furniture and decor is really popular, and I thought some of you who don’t live close to the ocean might be interested in seeing some cool crafts that can be made with the stuff! The unique shapes and textures of driftwood make it perfect MORE »
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Warm weather always gets me dreaming of bike rides. I have an a pretty cute bike, but could still use a few accessories to make my ride just right.