Rooting Plants Art That Takes Root

Create a piece of art that decorates your window and promotes new plants from cuttings. It’s fun. It’s inexpensive. And it gives you another place to start growing!
Build Your Own Water Reservoirs Build Your Own Water Reservoirs

Here’s a simple, effective way to solve your watering problems without spending a fortune – and it’ll help quench a plant’s thirst in even the driest conditions.
Peachy Keen


Summer is here, with all its hot days, growing gardens and wonderful-but-fleeting tastes. Nothing beats a perfectly ripe, homegrown summer peach, whether you pick it from your own tree that you carefully nurtured all year long or select a good one at your local farmers’ market. Just be sure to harvest, eat or store them when they’re at their delicious, juicy best! Read up on how to enjoy these seasonal treasures – from picking and storing to eating and savoring.

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Toad House The Toad Abode

Making toad houses from terra-cotta pots is a fun project that creates beautiful – and functional – art for your garden. Add some toad to your project load.
Herb Tea Fresh Ways With Fresh Herbs

Grow herbs for pennies, then make amazing dishes that taste like a million! Learn some easy ways to use fresh herbs in your everyday culinary adventures.
Drawer Planter Back to the Drawer-ing Board

Renew, reuse, recycle! Making a unique garden planter out of an old dresser drawer is an easy, inexpensive way to bring color and whimsy to the garden.