Sew A Face Mask From An Old T-Shirt or Fabric

I first uploaded this video “How to make a mask” 07-08-2020. I promptly took it down about 10 hours later. The reason being? The hate I got for it. When your video gets more dislikes than likes, you know something is wrong. Now, I am not apologizing for uploading it because I don’t spend my … Read more

How To Make Your Own Grow Bags

After many requests from my video “How To Make Your Own Grow Bags” I decided to lay out the gallon sizes and dimensions for the fabric needed to make them. You can make these in any size you desire. In the first video, I explain the process of making them. In the second video, I … Read more

Pomegranate Apple Smoothie Recipe

I love to put this juice into a travel mug and take with me. It’s just 3 ingredients. Ingredients: Seeds from one pomegranate 1 Apple 1 1/2 cup Almond Milk Instructions; Pulverize the pomegranate seeds in the Nutri Bullet first or blend them and strain the seeds through a sieve. Add the apple and almond … Read more

How To Remove Pomegranate Seeds Quick & Easy

A quick and easy way to remove the seeds of a pomegranate. The key steps are: 1. Roll the fruit around to loosen the seeds up (you can hear the crunching) 2. Cut around the circumference, making you should don’t cut through the center 3. Pry it directly open. 4. Hold the fruit cut side … Read more

How To Grow Garlic

I usually get my fall garlic in the ground around Halloween or the first week of November. I’m running a little late this year. But in Zone 7b, I can actually plant anytime before the new year as long as the ground does not freeze. In this video I am planting in my newly cultivated … Read more

Make Your Own Soil-less Seed Starting Mix

I typically like to start my seeds in a soil-less mix. Especially if I’m germinating seeds that take a long time to sprout. Even so, it’s a good practice to start everything in this mix. The mix I use is 1 Part Perlite and 1 Part Coconut Coir. There are many reasons for using this … Read more

Compost Tea, Help or Hype?

Is compost tea helpful in the garden? In this video I give six reasons for not making or using it. There is no evidence to support the use of compost tea as beneficial to your garden. Here I will explain why.

5 Reasons To Raise Your Own Chickens

Raising chickens is a lot of fun. I remember as a child, the excitement of new arrivals whether by incubation or a broody hen. Although all the benefits are too numerous to mention in one post, I am going to give you my top 5 reasons to raise chickens. # 1 No more composting Forget … Read more

Growing Goji Berry or Wolfberry Plants From Seeds


I bought my first goji plant 5 years ago as a small 10″ seedling. The bush is now 5′ tall and taking over the grow box I built to contain it. They grow fast, produce prolifically and provide some of the most nutrient dense berries on the planet.

The health benefits of Goji Berries:

Goji are members of the nightshade family and native to the Himalayan mountains of Tibet and Mongolia.  Goji berries have been used medicinally in Chinese medicine for thousands of years.
They have the highest concentration of protein of any other fruit and more carotenoids of any food.
Loaded with vitamin C, high in fiber and 21 trace minerals, Goji berries have 10-15 times the iron found in spinach. They also contain zinc, calcium and selenium.
People are starting to realize the benefits of eating this super fruit and are scrambling to buy the berries fresh, dried or frozen.

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