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I am excited to announce my brand new book titled “Tea Gardening for Beginners” is now available for purchase.


My blog features articles written on topics such as vegetable gardening, seed starting, gardening tips, cooking tips and so much more. I enjoy teaching what I have learned in my many years of gardening.

Top Tips to Stop Cucumber Beetles

Top Tips to Stop Cucumber Beetles

Have cucumber beetles been an issue in your vegetable garden? They were a big problem in mine. I struggled with them for two consecutive years until I made a few sacrifices to get rid of them naturally. Last year, my garden was free of cucumber beetles, and my...

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How to Successfully Grow Sweet Potatoes

How to Successfully Grow Sweet Potatoes

While sweet potatoes may not be the first crop that comes to mind for the northern half of North America, their potential for success in these regions is often underestimated. Despite their reputation for high heat requirements and long growing seasons, sweet potatoes...

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See Julia Speak

Stepping onto a stage and being able to engage and educate people on the benefits of gardening at home is and has always been a very rewarding experience for me.

It is one of the things I enjoy the most and feel extremely grateful to have the opportunity to do.

Gardening Resources

My gardening resources provide you with the tools you need to help make your garden succeed.

Seed Starting Calculator

My Seed Starting Calculator, available in Microsoft Office Excel format, takes the guesswork out of figuring out the appropriate dates to start your seeds. Simplify your seed starting schedule today and purchase this wonderful tool.

Outdoor Planting Calculator

My Outdoor Planting Calculator in Microsoft Office Excel format simplifies your outdoor planting schedule, helping you to find the best dates for planting seedlings or seeds directly in the garden.


Free 7-Day Email Series

Give your garden a healthy foundation to protect it against variable weather conditions and potential pest and disease risks. In this 7-day email series, you’ll learn everything from succession planting to the staggered planting method and everything in between.

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Welcome to My Website!

Thank you for visiting my website. I really appreciate you taking the time out of your day to visit. You’ll find amazing resources throughout my website that will help you in your gardening journey.

Garden Consultation with me!

Getting started can sometimes be the toughest challenge in any gardening task. Let me help you get your creative juices flowing. Book your time and speak with me and get all your vegetable gardening questions answered.

Time slots are available in 15, 30, and 45 minutes sessions.

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