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Never buy basil again! Learn how to propagate basil using stem cuttings. Propagating basil in water is an easy process that can help you prolong the life of your plant, prevent it from flowering and going to seed, and grow more plants. Learn how to propagate basil from stem cuttings! Today we’re talking about how …

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Looking for an unbiased GreenStalk vertical planter review? I’m sharing my thoughts on the original and the leaf versions of this vertical gardening solution and showing you how I set my GreenStalk 7-tier leaf. This review is not sponsored, but it does contain affiliate links. My totally unbiased GreenStalk vertical planter review! Hey all! Today …

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This post shares my tiny backyard update for this summer, including a ton of small townhouse patio ideas. Just because you have a smaller space doesn’t mean there aren’t plenty of beautiful and affordable townhouse patio design ideas out there—here are a few of mine! Small Townhouse Patio Ideas: My Tiny Backyard This Summer I …

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Today’s post is a novel! It shares our DIY landscaping ideas and progress, as well as a look at the raised garden bed area and our Vego Garden beds review after the first season growing in them. Our DIY landscaping progress & a Vego Garden beds review You hopefully can’t tell while reading this, because …

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This spring we learned everything we could find about how to raise black swallowtail butterflies, and we’re sharing the whole process here! How to raise black swallowtail butterflies at home I am really excited to share something a bit different today…a post about how to raise black swallowtail butterflies! I had never raised butterflies. But …

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Never buy basil again! Learn how to propagate basil using stem cuttings. Propagating basil in water is an easy process that can help you prolong the life of your plant, prevent it from flowering and going to seed, and grow more plants. Learn how to propagate basil from stem cuttings! Today we’re talking about how …

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Looking to update your garden and add more plants that attract beneficial insects? This post outlines 17 plants and flowers I have in my yard to help attract bees, butterflies, ladybugs, and more beneficial bugs to help keep my garden happy! 17 flowers & plants I’ve added that attract beneficial insects in my garden! Hey …

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Learn how we set up a DIY solar-powered rain barrel irrigation system from scratch! How to set up a DIY solar-powered rain barrel irrigation system Last spring we wanted to start a couple of garden beds. Primarily for leafy greens because I found that store-bought salad mixes were wilting within 48 hours—at best. Because I …

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Looking for an effective weed and grass killer that isn’t Roundup, glyphosate, or other chemical herbicides? Look no further than vinegar! Using a vinegar weed and grass killer is a great alternative, and it works very well. See the proof in this post. Affiliate links below; read more about those here. Vinegar weed and grass killer…yes, it …

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