6 Handmade Gift Ideas for the Gardener in your Life

Because I love you guys, I’ve rounded up some fun, useful, and sustainable gifts for that petite farmsteader in your life over at etsy.com.   [Read more…]

Attack of the Killer Ladybugs (Plus 9 Other Natural Ways to Get Rid of Aphids)

It’s official: for the first time in my current garden location, I have aphids.  That’s the bad news.  The good news: they’re only interested in my sunflowers (so far). This led me to do some research on some natural ways to get rid of aphids. [Read more…]