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Welcome to The Very Easy Veggie Garden!

This site was created for everyone who has ever said, “I’d like to have a vegetable garden, but…”  Whether your schedule is too busy, your thumb is too brown, or your spot is too small, my goal is to help you find simple solutions to make a garden work for you. Also keep an eye out for my favorite recipes, tips, and other ways to use your vegetables! Looking forward to growing with you! Not sure where to start?  Click through the


Starting Seeds: Simplified (7 Steps)

Does starting your own seeds seem too intimidating for a beginner gardener? Sure, it isn’t quite as foolproof as some might think. But it doesn’t have to be complicated either! Read on to find out what you need to start seeds successfully—and simply. Find out more about WHEN to start your seeds and garden in this post about planting dates.  This post contains affiliate links for your convenience. 

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Beginner Garden Planning (5 Questions)

For a gardener, there are few things as exciting as looking ahead to spring and planning a vegetable garden! This garden planning series will guide you in all you need to know to plan your vegetable garden. Especially for a beginner, planning in advance will help you succeed and get the most out of your garden. When planning your first vegetable garden, here are five essential questions you should ask yourself. (This post contains affiliate links).


Gift Guide for New Parents of Twins

Choosing a gift for twins is easy, right? Matching outfits, of course! As a mom of boy girl twins, I do love coordinating outfits.  But, maybe I wouldn’t if they were identical. Some parents prefer to  encourage their twins’ individuality from the beginning, or would rather not have their closets overflowing with double outfits! If you love twin clothing, I don’t blame you, so I’m including a few of my favorite items. But the categories below will also give you


Fresh Pumpkin Pecan Pie (Dairy-free with options for Paleo, Gluten-free or Vegan)

Thanksgiving is easily one of my absolute favorite holidays of the year. I love to cook, but I’m afraid my Thanksgiving cooking resume is quite underwhelming.  What do I make for thanksgiving each year? Usually, just one thing: a strawberry banana jello salad. My family’s Thanksgiving traditions are a bit unique, but they’re some 30+ years running and I wouldn’t change them for the world!  Not only is our thanksgiving dinner potluck-style, but we eat together with pretty much ALL