From planting a beautiful, lush garden to achieving a bountiful harvest, the Craftsy Gardening Blog is your best resource for growing inspiration. Visit often, and learn the skills to create statement-making surroundings!

Enjoy Fresh Herbs All Winter Long: How to Grow Thyme Indoors

Posted by on Oct 23, 2014 in Gardening |

Thyme is a delightful culinary herb that enhances soups, salad dressings, casseroles, scrambled eggs and homemade breads with its subtle flavor. Growing thyme indoors in winter is a convenient and easy way to keep enjoying this delicious herb all year long. If you'd like to give it a try, here are some growing and serving tips you'll want to consider.

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How Properly Cook Mushrooms For Maximum Flavor

Posted by on Oct 21, 2014 in Food & Cooking, Gardening | Comments

When cooked properly, mushrooms have a deep flavor, almost meat-like flavor. They can rich, caramelized and intense. Learn how to prepare them correctly in your own dishes for an ingredient and flavor that's hard to resist.

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Bring Style to Your Home With These Indoor Garden Designs

Posted by on Oct 19, 2014 in Gardening | Comments

Growing houseplants can bring life and natural beauty into your home, which is especially appealing during the fall and winter months. However, don’t settle for just any old look. These indoor garden design ideas show that plants can also be an important style accessory for your interior decor.

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What You Need to Know About When to Plant Seedlings

Posted by on Oct 17, 2014 in Gardening |

Don't throw your money away by planting your seedlings in the garden in the spring before it's the right time. Get tips and advice on how to prepare your seedlings for life outdoors, and when the best time to plant them outdoors is.

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7 Genius Indoor Gardening Ideas to Keep You Busy This Winter

Posted by on Oct 16, 2014 in Gardening |

After an amazing year of bursting blooms and juicy vegetables, it’s difficult to abandon your garden to the cooler months and retreat indoors. But, just in case you thought you were taking a mandatory gardening break this season, think again! Here are some great ways to bring your gardening affair inside and keep your green-thumb practiced and fresh for when the warm weather returns.

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Twist and Shout: 7 New Classes to Get You Jumping For Joy

Posted by on Oct 15, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Drawing, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Knitting, Painting, Quilting, Sewing |

We're so excited about this week's roundup of classes. From learning how to create any size pattern to growing an elegant edible garden, you're going to have a blast learning with Craftsy!

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