Starting an Organic Vegetable Garden. Step One, Location

As in real estate and many other things location is an important factor in a successful organic garden. You may be thinking about starting an organic vegetable garden but are not sure how to decide where to put it. You may think that aesthetics is the main factor but whether or not it looks good …

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Sauteed Seasonal Veggies

A quick and easy summer meal that I made for lunch one day this week. Fresh veggies (squash, zucchini, sweet peppers, and kohlrabi) diced up and sauteed in coconut oil. I seasoned to taste with sea salt and fresh ground pepper. After the veggies had softened some but still had some crunch I topped them …

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Top 10 Reasons to Grow Some of Your Own Food

When I was a young boy my grandmother would show me how to take cuttings and root plants. We also planted seeds and started our own tomato plants for the garden. She planted a seed in me to enjoy a life long passion to grow plants. Although my family has always grown food for us …

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Kale Slaw

1 bunch kale, very thinly sliced 1 carrot, finely grated 1 small onion, thinly sliced Dressing: 1 teaspoon honey 2 teaspoons red wine vinegar 3 teaspoons mayonnaise Put all dressing ingredients into a jar and whisk together. If you feel that the dressing is too light you can double or triple the dressing recipe. Mix …

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