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10 Easy Ways to Control Squash Bugs for Pest-free Gardens

Controlling Squash bugs

Trying to control squash bugs can seem an insurmountable task when you find them in your vegetable garden. These bugs can do a huge amount of damage, particularly to young plants. These 10 easy tips will keep your garden pest-free. Take charge and get rid of these destructive pests for good. Last summer I had…

Growing Melons – How to Grow Cantaloupe & Honey Dew

We tend to think of edible gardens as those that grow vegetables but there are also many fruits that can be grown just as easily at home. There are several types of melons that are right at home in a vegetable garden.  Growing melons such as cantaloupe and honeydew require a few things:  plenty of sunshine and…

10 Tips to Make Gardening Easier

Get the kids involved with gardening chores

Most gardeners love being out in the garden, but few want to see it as a chore. Even though the temperatures are getting cooler in most of the country, there are still lots of opportunities to make gardening easier. Make Gardening Easier by Following these 10 Tips With a bit of planning and a few…

Vegetable Gardening

For those who love gardening, nothing beats the feeling of going out into your garden and coming back into the house with an arm full of vegetables that you have grown yourself. Are you new to the idea of growing your own veggies?  It can seem as though you will never learn everything that you…

35+ Creative Uses for Hydrogen Peroxide

35 Creative Uses for Hydrogen peroxide: thegardeningcook.com/

Hydrogen peroxide is one of those things which people have in their bathroom, that they use primarily for healing wounds and cuts. But it is a shame to save this handy bottle for just medical uses, when there are so many more uses for it around the home.  And it is so inexpensive too! Hydrogen…

19 Easy Vegetable Gardening Tips

Vegetable harvests are one of the great things about summer

The middle of summer is the peak time for vegetable gardening.  This type of garden gives us loads of fresh vegetables to use in healthy recipes. But an amazing garden doesn’t just happen by planting seeds. These 19 easy vegetable gardening tips will make sure that your crop is amazing this year. If you like…