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Cooking with fruit is the perfect way to enjoy desserts without so much added sugar. Fruit does have natural sugars, but it also has the fiber and nutrients that are missing in other foods.

And the flavor of cooking with fresh fruit is a huge plus, even if you don’t care about fiber or nutrients or added sugars!!

Growing your own fruit at home will give you even more flavor, while helping out with the food budget. Not everyone has the land option of growing fruit at home, but many types of fruit can be grown in containers.

These posts on fruit include both delicious recipes, as well as tutorials on growing your own fruit at home.

How to Grow Blueberries in Pots for your Deck, Patio or Balcony

Growing blueberries in large pots is a perfect way to grow some of your own food at home when you are constrained by not having a large garden area, or if your garden area is shady (blueberries like full sun). This summary will give you the basic requirements for success, with a how-to video included …

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