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Welcome to Northwest Edible Life, thank you so much for visiting!

On this site you’ll find edible gardening tips and growing experiments, free downloadables to help you organize your home and garden, DIY tutorials, recipes, growing guides, ramblings and rants from a garden-obsessed chef (that’s me) and more.

There’s a lot here. This page is designed to help you find your way around.

If you want to know more about me, check out the About page. If you have a question about my garden (size, zone, etc.) it’s probably answered in the FAQ.

Keep In Touch

If you like what you read here, you might want to subscribe. New posts go out several times a week, and I send periodic special announcements, recipes and tips to my subscribers.

The NW Edible community also keeps up a pretty good banter on Facebook and Twitter.

If you’d like to get in touch with me, please do!

Popular Posts

Here’s a sampling of posts people really seem to like. Think of it as a greatest hits collection.

Everything I’ve Ever Posted

If you can’t get enough NW Edible, or you prefer to browse chronologically, you’ll want the Giant List of All The Posts page.

Gardening Essentials Posts

These are posts that cover basics for growing your own vegetables.

Kitchen Tips and Hacks

These are some tricks I’ve learned along the way about cooking and food stuff.

Food Preservation 101

Here’s a few posts that cover food preservation – safety, methods and a few recipes.