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Advice from a True Beginning Gardener: Interview with Whitney Cromley {Beginner’s Garden Podcast}

Nothing makes me happier than scrolling through my Facebook feed and seeing my friends’ gardens. But one friend’s garden has a special place in my heart. Whitney Cromley and I grew up in the same church, but we didn’t connect again until years later on Facebook. She began following along in my garden journey, and…

In the Garden | Summer Garden | The Beginner's Garden Podcast | Vegetables

The Joys and Challenges of Growing Squash and Zucchini {Beginner’s Garden Podcast}

Most gardeners I know make room for squash or zucchini. It’s the perfect summer vegetable. Whether you eat it breaded and deep-fried (my personal favorite), sautéed with olive oil (the healthier alternative), or shredded for quick breads, a good harvest of squash or zucchini always makes the garden season better. But growing squash and zucchini…

Best Gardening Tips from Real-Life Homesteader Melissa K. Norris
In the Garden | The Beginner's Garden Podcast

Best Gardening Tips from Real-Life Homesteader Melissa K. Norris

I remember my first year as a gardener, desperately searching for gardening resources and podcasts. Sadly I didn’t find many that helped me at the most basic level I needed at the time. But there was one I listened to faithfully, and that was the Pioneering Today Podcast by Melissa K. Norris. Melissa and I…

In the Garden | Summer Garden | The Beginner's Garden Podcast | Vegetables

Overcoming the Challenges of Growing Corn {Beginner’s Garden Podcast}

It took me three seasons to finally attempt growing corn. It only made sense to grow it, since one of our main goals for having a garden is to grow as much of what we normally eat as possible. I wish I could tell you it was easy and all went great. Unfortunately, it didn’t….

In the Garden | Spring Garden | The Beginner's Garden Podcast | Vegetables

Growing Peas for the Beginner {Beginner’s Garden Podcast}

It’s funny how the most obvious garden questions seemed to trip me up in the beginning. What exactly was the difference between snap peas, shelling peas, and snow peas, for example? Though I’m still learning the ins and outs of growing peas, I feel like I’ve finally got a good handle on it. If you’re…