Starting a backyard garden without a tiller

For my new backyard garden, I tried a couple of ways to make new garden beds. If you look at the middle left in the photo above, where the orange marigolds are, you'll see where I stripped the sod off and then double dug the bed.  I thought I had taken photos of the sod … Continue reading Starting a backyard garden without a tiller


Backyard Gardens

When I was a child, I spent a lot of time sitting behind our garage, because just over the back fence was Frank Atwell's most amazing garden.  It filled his whole back yard and inspired garden lust in me the rest of my life.  Fast forward to 2013, and I now have my own back … Continue reading Backyard Gardens