I killed my herb garden!

It’s been a few weeks since I planted my herb garden, so I figured it’s time for a progress post. The ultimate results of my attempts to grow this herb garden are… failure. I completely and utterly failed to grow a single herb out of five attempted pots. About a week after planting, my thyme had one teeny tiny sprout and my cilantro began to shoot up really nicely. The soil had dried out pretty badly, so I watered them but wound up drowning my thyme. The cilantro continued to thrive until I was out of the office four days […]

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I planted my herb garden!

A few weeks ago I purchased this herb garden kit (not a sponsored link, just the one I bought), and it sat in the box for weeks and weeks while I procrastinated actually planting it. I’ve written before about wanting to try gardening, specifically indoor container gardening, and an herb garden kit seemed like a good place to start for someone whose only “gardening” experience is killing several succulents. I wanted to share my excitement at finally starting to grow something (next steps: growing vegetables and starting a compost bin for my plants) and also review the herb garden kit […]

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Wednesday Round-up: Indoor Container Gardening

This week I’ve been alllll about learning how to start gardening despite not having any outdoor space. I live in an apartment where I have no yard, so actually planting things in the ground is out. I have a little porch but with it cooling off for winter, outdoor container gardening is out. So, I took to the internet looking for resources on the best plants to grow indoors (with limited natural light) and how to get started. So, for this Wednesday Round-up, I present to you: Six articles to read before starting your indoor container garden Greatist The 16 […]

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