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Sharing helpful tips and tricks as we travel to a more sustainable lifestyle.


completed raised bed with soil

How to Build Raised Beds

AJ & Rebecca 

Today I’m here to share with you a few different ways to build raised garden beds no matter what your DIY skill level is. After hanging out with a few “not-so-savvy” gardening friends, it came to my attention that we had no viable explanation of how to build a garden bed on our website. So […]

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Getting Started with Solar Power in the Garden

Getting Started with Solar Power in the Garden

AJ & Rebecca 

Gardening in itself is pretty cool when you think about it. You’re bringing life into existence with your bare hands! However, when you add solar power to the mix, it can feel even more impressive and beyond its time. Yet, solar energy has been around for quite a while, and it’s about time you begin […]

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regenerative cannabis

What Regenerative Cannabis Is & Why You Should Be Joining The Party

AJ & Rebecca 

When it comes to growing cannabis, there are quite a few ways to go about it. Well, actually, there’s a lot of ways to go about it. But, is there a right way? We believe so. After trying out nearly every growing environment out there, we’ve found that nothing beats good old-fashioned organic permaculture practices, […]

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container gardening

7 Tips for Growing Plants in Containers

AJ & Rebecca 

The beauty of growing plants in containers comes from the fact you can do it pretty much anywhere. Whether you live in an apartment building with no access to a garden, or you do have a garden but want to decorate the house, literally anyone can do it. Growing plants in containers is fast and […]

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reamending soil

How to Re-Amend Soil for Reuse

AJ & Rebecca 

Over the last few months, we’ve had quite a few people asking how to go about reusing the same soil that they’ve been using. This is especially true for those growing within containers, as well as specifically for cannabis. So, we figured we’d make a post because we love to recycle our soil and use […]

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Attract Monarch Butterflies

10 Flowers that Attract Monarch Butterflies

AJ & Rebecca 

The monarch butterfly is one of nature’s most beautiful creations. Well, all butterflies, yeah, but monarch butterflies are native to the U.S. and are the most common butterfly you can find around here. Since it’s currently Spring time when writing this, you may be wondering how to get these beautiful creatures in your garden more […]

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nutritional benefits of going organic

The Nutritional Benefits of Going Organic

Guest 

This post is brought to you by Health Ambition. We’ve reviewed the post to ensure it meets our standards and feel you, our readers will appreciate what they have to say. “Wild-crafted” or “Organic” is the word used to describe plants that have been grown free of chemicals, toxins, herbicides, pesticides and genetic manipulation. As […]

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grow in a mason jar

What Can You Grow in a Mason Jar? Using Mason Jars in the Garden

AJ & Rebecca 

Mason jars have been around since the 1800’s. Yup, the 1800’s! Okay, that might not be such a big shocker, but they’ve recently come back in style in the 21st century, and they’re also commonly being used in the garden. Mason jars of all sizes seem like the perfect spot for some of our favorite […]

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The Basics of Canning Your Harvest at Home

AJ & Rebecca 

It’s so rewarding, to be able to harvest a plant that you grew yourself with bare hands. You’ve witnessed its cycle and ability to reproduce, which is pretty awesome in my book. Harvesting your plant’s growth may have been your initial intention when you first planted your seeds, but what’s the best way to preserve […]

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