Pressed-Plant Wall Art

Press and preserve flowers—or weeds!—to bring the beauty of the garden indoors to enjoy for years to come.

How To Make Herbal Sugars

Showcase your garden’s herbs in your favorite treats by making herbal sugars that impart a delicious sweetness and hint of color.

Surprise Your Neighbors With May Day Gifts

Celebrate the onset of spring and spread a little joy in your community by surprising neighbors with baskets or cones full of homemade or homegrown treasures.

3 Ways to Preserve Your Hot Peppers

Hot pepper plants are notoriously heavy producers. Don’t let a single pepper go to waste by preserving them with one of these methods.

Halloween pumpkins

5 Fun Ways to Cook with Pumpkins

The search for pumpkin-flavored food isn’t difficult in the fall, but homemade treats made from your garden’s fresh pumpkins will beat a pumpkin spice latte any day.

How to Can Food at High Altitudes

The science of preserving food gets tricky when canning at high altitudes. Make these simple recipe adjustments to keep your final product safe.