Ask Belinda: Harvesting Common Summer Vegetables

Ask Belinda: Harvesting Common Summer Vegetables

Okay, so your when your garden is in full swing and I know you’re asking yourself “How do I know when my cantaloupe tastes like a cantaloupe and not a cucumber?” or “When should I pick my cucumbers so they are sweet?” or “How do you know when corn is ready to pick?”. Well I […]

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Ask Belinda: Harvesting Seeds

Ask Belinda: Harvesting Seeds

Here is my own tip that I learned last year-only a raving patty pan squash loving person would plant FOUR plants. So, yes, I must have been a raving patty pan squash lover…or at least this year I’m only going to plant one! It’s a good thing one of my best friends loves them so […]

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Ask Belinda: Pruning Tomatoes?!

Ask Belinda: Pruning Tomatoes?!

Okay, so there are a lot of things you’re supposed to prune: fruit trees, rose bushes, but tomatoes?! I had no idea. But there was a lot I never knew about gardening. And obviously, after last year’s garden-I’m a believer in ANYTHING Belinda tells me to do to have a successful garden. Pruning your tomatoes […]

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Ask Belinda: A Little More on Composting

Ask Belinda: A Little More on Composting

Okay, on a side note…check out all the produce I picked in just one night from my garden last year! Bountiful Baskets-eat your heart out! The best part was eating those strawberries for dessert…mmm… Anyway, I’m hoping you guys are jumping on the composting bandwagon! I’m loving it! Seriously, it is such a great feeling […]

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