The Balcony Gardens - Where a Little Work Produces Great Benefits

Friday, June 06, 2014

Who says you need a backyard to have a garden? A simple balcony is all that’s required to set up your own little garden environment.

Garden Rebels: 10 Ways to Sow Revolution in Your Own Backyard

Saturday, March 09, 2013

Sometimes I think that the next Revolutionary War will take place in a vegetable garden.

Instead of bullets, there will be seeds.  Instead of chemical warfare, there will be rainwater, carefully collected from the gutters of the house. Instead of soldiers in body armor and helmets, there will be back yard rebels, with bare feet, cut-off jean shorts, and wide-brimmed hats.  Instead of death, there will be life, sustained by a harvest of home-grown produce. Children will be witness to these battles, but instead of being traumatized, they will be happy, grimy, and healthy, as they learn about the miracles that take place in a little plot of land or pot of dirt.