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  • The Importance of Building Your Soil
    June 24, 2014 PJ Jonas

    The Importance of Building Your Soil

    One of the main reasons that I have a garden is so that I can have a reliable source of healthy vegetables for my children to eat.  I have found that even organic vegetables aren't necessarily grown in nutrient-rich soil.
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  • Weed Control in the Garden
    June 23, 2014 PJ Jonas

    Weed Control in the Garden

    If there is one chore in the garden that causes me stress, it is weeding.  Not the day-to-day weeding, but when the weeds get out of control! In every garden I've ever had, at some point throughout the growing season, the weeds got ahead of me.
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  • How to Make Your Garden Convenient
    June 18, 2014 PJ Jonas

    How to Make Your Garden Convenient

    I have gardened for most of my life.  It's something I love and something I teach my children to love. Right now, the kids (especially Emery) do a lot of the work in the garden.
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  • Choosing the Garden Location
    June 17, 2014 PJ Jonas

    Choosing the Garden Location

    I have lived and gardened in many different homes over the years.  And what I have discovered, is that where you choose to locate your garden is essential to how well you take care of your garden.  The adage, "Out of sight, out of mind" applies to your gardens.
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  • 10 Reasons Gardening is Worth Your Time
    June 16, 2014 PJ Jonas

    10 Reasons Gardening is Worth Your Time

    I've posted a lot of photos of my garden (which I consider my "dream garden") on Facebook. It's pretty impressive (if I do say so myself) and people always want to know more.  So I've put together a comprehensive series on gardening that I'm hoping will answer everyone's questions.

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