Starting Seeds Indoors is Easier Than You Think!

How to start seeds indoors using egg cartons #MiracleGroProject

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Miracle-Gro for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I did it! Starting seeds indoors has been a partial success for the Schuplin household, not to mention the plants are STILL alive in my garden. You see, I fully expected to fail because my ... [ Read More ]

Growling Garlic in a Pot {1 Month Update}

Growing garlic in a pot indoors

Do you want the good news or the bad news first? Good news- It would appear that I am growing garlic in a pot! Bad news- Only 2 out of the 3 bulbs sprouted and the 2 that did sprout look like they are barely hanging on.  I think the problem my garlic plants were having was the amount of light ... [ Read More ]

I Fail at Growing Potatoes Indoors

Trying to grow potatoes and they rotted.

I was not successful at growing potatoes indoors and I am not surprised. I cut the potatoes so that they would callus before planting them and I regret doing that because they rotted and I currently have a bunch of rotting potatoes on my window sill. Perhaps I was just thinking that the potato fairy ... [ Read More ]

Using Recycled Cans to Plant Green Onions

Recycle fruit cans turned into container gardens

Last week there was a stench in my house that I could just not find and after some help from people on Horrible Housewife's Facebook page I figured it out! It was my green onions in water that was causing a stink in the kitchen! Maybe it was because I had too much water in them? I don't know but ... [ Read More ]

Growing Potatoes Indoors

Growing potatoes indoors from store bought potatoes

So I was reading the other day because I do occasionally do that in my non-existent free time. You know, when I am on the throne and Michael is contained is his gated community. Poor kid. I got this genius idea to try and grow a potato indoors because my green onions and my garlic haven't died ... [ Read More ]

Growing Garlic Indoors

growing garlic from a bulb at home

It's finally time for the follow up to my post about painting my garlic pot! I love, love, love garlic but I hate paying for it so I am attempting to grow indoors. This is just an experiment but all of the research that I have read online says that it really is possible. Fingers crossed! I ... [ Read More ]