Browsing the "Grow Your Own Food" Tag

The Drunken Botanist – Book Review

May 12th, 2013 | by Heather Carr

The Drunken Botanist examines the wide variety of plants that have been distilled and fermented throughout the ages. It will appeal to gardeners, drinkers, and anyone who likes food history

The Artist, the Cook and the Gardener – Book Review

March 18th, 2013 | by Heather Carr

The Artist, the Cook, and the Gardener: Recipes Inspired by Painting from the Garden by Maryjo Koch is a gorgeous cookbook. This contemplative book filled with beautiful language, art, photography, and, of course, delicious recipes is perfect for a spring-themed gift or for placing on your own coffee table

The Speedy Vegetable Garden: Book Review

January 6th, 2013 | by Heather Carr

Want to get kids interested in gardening? Dealing with a short growing season? Want to grow your own veggies, but don't have the patience? The Speedy Vegetable Garden has lots of ideas for you

Book Review: “Building Soils Naturally,” Organic Gardening Bible

August 18th, 2012 | by Jessi Stafford

Building Soils Naturally by Phil Nauta is an extensive (and scientific!) look at the importance of soil sustainability in organic gardening. While it may not be the most budget-friendly answer to dirt 101, but Building Soils offers an expanse of how-to knowledge to very literally lay the groundwork for any greens to grow, without asking one to buy out a Lowe's.

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