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Emily’s Garden

My husband and I have embarked on a journey to grow all our own produce in our backyard in Long Beach, and these are my tales of triumph and obstacles along the way. We are not natural-born horticulturists, and are learning many hard lessons as we go. This garden has become my friend, my nemesis, and my teacher and I hope this candid blog helps you in your own gardening adventures!

The Indoor Garden

Our gardening books urged us to start certain plants indoors – tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, etc. – and we are taking...

Not for the Lazy

This garden planning is no joke! Already we can tell the two raised garden beds we built in the backyard...

Seeds of Change

We’re ready! My husband and I have evolved over the years – from eating more produce to eating only organic...

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