The Pixie Dusted Farmhouse

Small acreage homesteading in East Tennessee

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My 2021 Spring Garden Seed Starting Plan

Getting ready to plant a garden can be an overwhelming task, especially when a lot of your seed packets come with instructions to start indoors a certain number of weeks before the last spring frost. I put together a little guide for how I am learning how to handle seed starting, since I’m starting aContinue reading “My 2021 Spring Garden Seed Starting Plan”

Pests in the Garden

I tend to get lulled into a false sense of security when my plants germinate and start maturing. They sprouted, they’re growing, what could go wrong? A lot. A lot could go wrong.  This is by no means an exhaustive list of garden irritants and how to deal with them, but this is what weContinue reading “Pests in the Garden”