Well it’s the middle of March, and that means it is time to get your garden ready for spring / summer planting.  Now, I am by no means a professional grower, but I had my share growing up and living in North Carolina.  In fact, when I first moved into my home, it was nothing but an old cattle corn and tobacco field.  Nothing was growing on it; and they mowed it flat and tilled up, then pack the soil.  Nothing but hard red clay.   So that meant I had to plan everything from my lawn, shade and fruit trees, to my shrubs, and garden.  I learned (by experimentation) what would grow in that climate, how to compost, and most of all - how to grow my own vegetables.

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Since I moved from that home, I had to put gardening a side. Living in an apartment meant I could no longer grow my vegetables, as I had no yard of my own.  And let me tell you - store bought vegetables do not taste the same.


Years later, we moved to Florida, and I was luck enough to have local farmers markets.  Fresh, farm raised and harvested the night before or that morning.  And inexpensive as opposed to the grocery store.  


This year, I decided (that even though I am still in an apartment); that I would begin growing again.  I started out with winter herbs. And now that it is March; I started my veggies to grow as micro greens and also to put in buckets or large pots outdoors.  I learned to make my own Pesto as well.  Gardening is not that hard.  You just need patience and a little tending to.



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I highly suggest you go your own herbs and veggies. They are more packed with vitamins, taste better, and can even be dried to make a powder for your smoothies and shakes.  All you need is:


1. A table to Grow on.

2. Quality Soil / Potting Mix

3. Some Seeds

4. A sunny window or grow lights

5. A little patience.


I will be posting more videos on my YouTube channel as this journey continues.



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