Gabbie’s Garden Blog

Flood, Hail, Drought or Freeze…Gardening in GAB is a Breeze!

By Letitia Pierce / March 30, 2017

  These are four of our GABs that we moved out from the greenhouse to the back deck. I love GAB for so many reasons, but one is that no matter the weather, GAB comes through. Flood:When we gardened in the ground years ago, it was not unusual for a big rain to come through…

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Don’t Give Up! There is Hope. GAB Works!

By Letitia Pierce / March 29, 2017

Welcome to our new gardening friends. We are happy that you are here. Garden Anywhere Box is committed to helping you discover an easier way to garden. No weeding. Automatic watering. Portable.   I love GAB so much. It has given me hope that I can be a successful gardener.   We talk to people…

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Sunflowers

By Gabbie / November 5, 2016

If you’ve been a GAB Fan for any time at all, you know that I love Autumn Beauty sunflowers. I post a daily sunflower picture on my Garden Anywhere Box facebook page called, “Here Comes the Sun.”Sometimes it is what is in bloom that day and other times it is a random picture of a…

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Ready, Set…PLANT!

By Gabbie / April 2, 2016

Once you are ready to plant, it is up to you and the season to determine what you want to plant. We have a suggested planting guide on our website. These are just suggestions. Feel free to experiment with your Garden Anywhere Box. It is tempting to over-plant your box. We have done that. Sometimes…

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Celery in a Box!

By Gabbie / February 17, 2016

Larry planted Utah Tall celery from seed last January 2015. He transplanted it into a GAB…probably over-planted, but it worked. We took our box of celery to our audition for Shark Tank in April, to farmers markets, expos and the fair all last year. We let people sample it. It was amazing, btw…”tastes just like…

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Pretty Boxes

By Gabbie / February 12, 2016

FAQ: Can You Make the Boxes Prettier? Answer: We’re Working on It. When Larry started making boxes for our garden, he bought blue rigid plastic boxes. This was what he could find at Target. When we first started, we never dreamed that we’d have a business called “Garden Anywhere Box.” We just wanted an easier…

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Gardening The Rainbow: The Color Purple, Eggplant Bacon and Purple Okra!

By Gabbie / February 3, 2016

Color me happy! Harvesting a Cosmic Purple Carrot from Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds is a beautiful way to start a morning. I discovered an actual carrot had formed and not the just carrot thinnings that I’ve been doing for a couple of weeks. I could have let it get bigger, but I was too excited. My…

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Greenhouse Harvest

By Gabbie / February 2, 2016

Cabbage…red and green, kale, chard, spinach, beets, eucalyptus and flowers. For those of you who are new to Garden Anywhere Box, I take photos of my daily harvests to show you that if I can be a successful gardener, so can you. I was a total “brown thumb” in our traditional garden, but I can…

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Gardening in the Winter

By Gabbie / January 31, 2016

I am grateful for a little greenhouse to putter around in this winter. I am even more grateful for our watering system. We have a 15 gallon barrel connected to our watering system and 16 Garden Anywhere Boxes that we are wintering over. We have been filling the barrel daily recently as the sun has been…

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Changing Our Mindset

By Gabbie / January 28, 2016

It is important to have the freedom that gardening provides. I have always been into preparedness. I plan for “what if” and “someday”. I don’t live in fear and I don’t hoard food, but I believe that if we are prepared for what may come, we have no need to fear. That is a good…

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