Just Grow for It: 7 Simple Ways to Start Gardening This Spring

Photo by: The Home Depot
Create a Garden Journal
I love the idea of creating a garden journal, essentially a scrapbook where the kids can help track what was planted and how things are growing. Tape in... more 
Photo by: The Home Depot
Create a Garden Journal
I love the idea of creating a garden journal, essentially a scrapbook where the kids can help track what was planted and how things are growing. Tape in seed packets and give them free license to doodle and make notes with colored pencils.
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Thu, Mar 14, 2013 2:24 PM EDT
Ah, springtime is about in session! And you know what that means: It's time to get to growin'. Regardless of where you live or your horticulture skill level, you can start an awesome backyard garden! Really, the benefits of doing so extend well beyond the chance to grow something of your own and add some green to your life. There's what comes during and before that: the documenting of your garden, all the yummy produce you'll have, plus everything in between. Click through for 7 simple ways to start gardening this spring! - By Cyd Converse



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