Check out these weekly tips for growing healthy, beautiful plants indoors.
Little gnatty flies smothering your prized houseplants? Learn what they are and how to eradicate them, once and for all.
The weather outside may be frightful, but it’s a delightful time to curl up with a stack of gardening books and begin planning next season’s harvest.
Companion planting can help your favorite plants achieve their full potential.
Planting herbs in pots is a great way to jump into gardening, and you'll be able to use your harvest every day.
Take a peek inside our office and watch our efforts in decorating. This year's theme?—Feliz Navidad!
Marci O'Brien writes about sharing her love of gardening with her daughter.
Take the guesswork out of planting with the new ZIP-code tailored When to Plant app from Mother Earth News magazine.
The stirrings of spring may make you want to buy every plant or seed in sight, but a little planning can help you create a garden you'll truly enjoy.
Starting a worm composting system from your kitchen scraps is easy – and what better time to discover the disturbing art, than the Halloween season? Read what you can do with 8,000 red wigglers …
Although the weather is still chilly, early spring planting has already begun in Texas.
Guest blogger and novice gardener Shelley Moore plants her vegetable seedlings.
Learn more about the peanut butter fruit that could be a part of your fruit garden.
Watch out for these three common technique mistakes in your garden this spring.
Essential Oils really are properly named! But do you know all the ways to use them? 19 tips and tricks you can use for an essentially wonderful life.
I'd love to see "modern" medicine get hip to herbs before they get patented and turned into expensive medicine.
Got Hosta, Day Lilies or maybe some old records you’re not using? Recycle them in these fun, easy-to-make decorations, perfect for a Horrific Halloween!
Editor in Chief K.C. Compton interviews some experts who are spreading the word on herbs.
Enter the Go Solar Giveaway Sweepstakes for a chance to win a solar powered hot water system valued at over $10,000.
It’s never too early to start thinking about planting your garden for the spring. I know I am already thinking about spring and warm weather. Spring officially starts Sunday, March 20th and it’s important to know when it is the right time to purchase your flowers and begin the planting process.
Herbal tincture brings deep sleep -- and shuts down the internal early-morning conversation.
Use these five excellent resources for help planning a productive, healthy, money-saving vegetable garden this spring.
If you're starting seeds indoors, consider making your own biodegradable seed-starting pots out of newspaper, cardboard or eggshells.
One of my favorite spring herbs chives comes in several different varieties. The uses for making herbal vinegar and cooking with chives are explored in this post and lots of resources for mail ordering unusual herbs such as curly chives are given.
Decorate your home with zero-waste decor that can be reused, recycled or consumed—instead of toxic landfill trash. The Christmas decorations of Colonial Williamsburg offer inspiration for using natural decor.