Gardening to Cut Food Costs—1917 Poster

I came across this poster last week. It's from 1917, can you believe it? It begs the question, why don't we see more posters like this from the government today? Source: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division Anymore, though, it's not just...

Addressing your gardening fears

In last Wednesday's blog post, I asked you to answer one of two questions in return for an entry into our free gardening book giveaway. To my surprise, all the people who've commented on that post responded to the question, What is your biggest fear about...

The #1 way to combat rising food costs

My grocery list contains just about the same amount of items and same type of items every week, but the $$$ keep rising. Personally, my grocery bill is $30 higher than it was several months ago. I consider that to be a decent hike in prices in less than a years time....