Tag: growing food

Homegrown Harvest Photo Share – Spinach

Spinach is one of those greens which is very easy to grow and you don’t need a lot of space to grow it either. A container is just fine or in your raised garden bed or Tower Garden, perhaps. These days while going out… Continue Reading “Homegrown Harvest Photo Share – Spinach”

January is the time to plan and dream

It’s mid-January already and the seed catalogs have begun to trickle in, promising beautiful, delicious fruits and vegetables to satiate anyone’s palette. It’s been two years and three months since we moved up to New Hampshire. Since we moved up in the fall of… Continue Reading “January is the time to plan and dream”

It’s February! What Should I do in My Garden?

Is it too soon to start? It’s about this time of year when people in cold snowy areas begin to start to yearn for warmer winds of spring. Depending upon what zone you live in you could still have inches of snow and ice… Continue Reading “It’s February! What Should I do in My Garden?”

Mistaken identity: Sweet Potatoes and Yams

Sweet potato vines trailing out of the raised bed Is it a Yam or a Sweet Potato? For decades people have been made to think they’re eating yams, when most likely they are eating sweet potatoes. So where did all the confusion start? well… Continue Reading “Mistaken identity: Sweet Potatoes and Yams”

A look back at weather 2015

The end of 2015 causes me pause to reflect on the season of 2015.  The weather more than anything else dominated my thoughts much of the season and provided us with plenty of challenges.  For Homegrown Harvest it was our third growing season as… Continue Reading “A look back at weather 2015”