Urban Homesteading

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The best urban homesteading tips and tricks! Help with gardening, preserving, cooking, reducing waste, sewing, home hacks, and making things from scratch, whether you're in an apartment a dorm or any other small urban area.

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Organic Gardening Ideas It's easy to get rid of aphids without using dangerous chemicals that might hurt your plants, pets, or kids. Here are the 8 best natural ways to get rid of aphids.

8 Natural Ways to Get Rid of Aphids

These natural tips will eliminate aphids in your garden without harming good bugs, kids, or pets. They’re easy, safe, and and cheaper than toxic pesticides. #Gardening #OrganicGardening #Nontoxic #VegetableGardening #Aphids #GardenPests

It’s easy to grow and harvest perfect pumpkins—whether you want tiny, decorative pumpkins for a tabletop centerpiece or giant, prize-winning pumpkins. Here's everything you need to know about growing and harvesting pumpkins. Vegetable Gardening, Container Gardening, Gardening Tips, Grow Your Own, Pumpkin Decorating, Tabletop, Pumpkins, Centerpiece, Harvest

Grow & Harvest Perfect Pumpkins

It’s easy to grow and harvest perfect pumpkins—whether you want tiny, decorative pumpkins, giant, prize-winning pumpkins, or jack-o-lanterns for carving.

How to save a succulent or houseplant from root rot. Learn how to make your own root rot mixture so you can know how to cure root rot. We also discuss how root rot treatment works to revive and save your succulent or houseplant. #Succulents #Plants #Houseplant #IndoorGarden #Gardening #UrbanOrganicYield

Root Rot Houseplant Treatment

How to save a succulent or houseplant from root rot. Learn how to make your own root rot mixture so you can know how to cure root rot. We also discuss how root rot treatment works to revive and save your succulent or houseplant. #Succulents #Plants #Houseplant #IndoorGarden #Gardening #UrbanOrganicYield

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How to Plant & Grow Garlic

Garlic is amazingly easy to grow. All you need is a sunny spot and these important tips. You'll never have to buy garlic from the store again! #garlic #gardening #organicgardening #growyourown #ediblegarden #vegetablegarden #urbangardening #foodnotlawns #garden #permaculture #planting #harvest #vegetables

Yes you can grow endless amounts of basil from just one plant! Heres the secret to growing lots of basil from cuttings. You can even use a basil plant from the supermarket to start your Endless Basil Empire. Organic Gardening, Plants, Basil Plant, Lawn And Garden, Planting Herbs, Herb Garden Design, Container Gardening, Container Gardening Vegetables, Gardening Tips

Grow Endless Amounts of Basil with one Plant!

Yes, you can grow endless amounts of basil from just one plant! Here’s the secret to growing lots of basil from cuttings. You can even use a basil plant from the supermarket to start your Endless Basil Empire. #Gardening #ForBeginners #HerbGarden

Have a gardener on your gift list? Here are several fantastic stocking stuffers and inexpensive gifts that every gardener will love. #christmas #holidays #gifts #gardening

Best Stocking Stuffers for Gardeners {Gifts Under $25}

Have a gardener on your gift list? Here are several fantastic stocking stuffers and inexpensive gifts that every gardener will love. #christmas #holidays #gifts #gardening

This fragrant, homemade sugar scrub gently exfoliates while it moisturizes your skin. It's all natural and costs pennies to make with pantry ingredients. You are in the right place about DIY Skin Care Sugar Scrub Homemade, Homemade Lip Balm, Sugar Scrub Recipe, Homemade Deodorant, Dried Lemon, Diy Body Scrub, Lemon Sugar, Lip Scrubs, Salt Scrubs

DIY Lemon Sugar Scrub

This fragrant, homemade sugar scrub gently exfoliates while it moisturizes your skin. It's all natural and costs pennies to make with pantry ingredients.

It's easy to make compost for your garden! Composting is a great way to convert home and garden waste into nourishing soil. Here are three easy ways to make compost. #Gardening #OrganicGardening #ForBeginners

How to Make Compost

Composting is a great way to convert kitchen and garden waste into nourishing soil. Here are three easy ways to make compost.

Learn how to grow delicious, sweet carrots from seed, which types of carrot are best for home gardeners, and how to ensure a great harvest. #gardening #vegetablegarden #homestead #naturalliving

How to Grow Carrots

Learn how to grow delicious, sweet carrots from seed, which types of carrot are best for home gardeners, and how to ensure a great harvest. #gardening #vegetablegarden #homestead #naturalliving

Find out how to freeze corn on the cob without sacrificing the taste or texture. Learn our tips and tricks to help keep your corn tasting fresh. #preservingfood #naturalliving #homesteading #ecofriendly Water Bath Canning, Bundt Cake Pan, Canning Tips, Ears Of Corn, Pressure Canning, Frozen Corn, Macaroni Salad, Kool Aid, Sweet Corn

How to Freeze Corn

It's easy to freeze sweet corn while it's fresh and enjoy it all winter. Quickly freeze corn from the garden or farmers' market with these helpful tips.

Rock Garden Landscaping You can grow green beans, snap beans, or wax beans even if you dont have a lot of space! Here are the 8 varieties of bean that will thrive and produce a huge harvest in pots or containers.

Best Green Beans to Grow in Containers

You can grow green beans, snap beans, or wax beans even if you don’t have a lot of space! Here are the 8 varieties of bean that will thrive and produce a huge harvest in pots or containers.

Garden Drawing Swiss Chard is a beautiful and prolific vegetable that is easy to grow. Learn everything you need to know about planting, growing, and harvesting chard with this comprehensive guide.

How to Grow Swiss Chard

Swiss Chard is a beautiful vegetable that's easy to grow. Learn everything about planting, growing, and harvesting chard with this comprehensive guide.

Need to eliminate pet smells or cooking smells without harmful chemicals? Use one of these 7 natural air fresheners and your house will smell amazing all the time. Natural Air Freshener, Home Air Fresheners, Cleaning Recipes, Cleaning Hacks, Simmering Potpourri, Homemade Potpourri, Essential Oils Cleaning, Organic Cleaning Products, Home Scents

Eliminate Pet Smells: 7 Natural Air Fresheners

Need to eliminate pet smells or cooking smells without harmful chemicals? Use one of these 7 natural air fresheners and your house will smell amazing all the time. #NaturalLiving #DIYideas #Nontoxic #Homemade #AirFreshener

Find out how to freeze corn on the cob without sacrificing the taste or texture. Learn our tips and tricks to help keep your corn tasting fresh. #preservingfood #naturalliving #homesteading #ecofriendly Water Bath Canning, Bundt Cake Pan, Canning Tips, Ears Of Corn, Pressure Canning, Frozen Corn, Macaroni Salad, Kool Aid, Sweet Corn

How to Freeze Corn

It's easy to freeze sweet corn while it's fresh and enjoy it all winter. Quickly freeze corn from the garden or farmers' market with these helpful tips.

How to Grow Cucumbers in Containers - You can grow cucumbers in a container garden! Here’s everything you need to know so your cucumbers thrive and produce a huge harvest.

How to Grow Cucumbers in Containers

It’s easy to grow delicious, crisp cucumbers in pots or containers! Here's how to plant, grow, and harvest amazing, crunchy cucumbers in containers.

You can plant grow and harvest LOTS of garlic in your backyard! Includes information on types of garlic when to plant best fertilizers for garlic and more.

How to Plant & Grow Garlic

You can grow LOTS of garlic in your backyard! Includes information on types of garlic, when to plant, best fertilizers for garlic, and more.