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Raised Bed Vegetable Gardening Resources

For the Suburban Gardener Creating A Healthy and Sustainable Lifestyle

Our Goal Is Simple:

To Provide The Resources You Need To Start And Maintain Your Raised Bed Organic Vegetable Garden

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About Jordan and Danielle and Grow Your Own Freedom


We thoroughly love growing our own fresh vegetables, fruits and herbs and we are here to share our experiences, resources and services to help you on your journey of growing your own freedom.

In the early 2000s we were both very focused on regular exercise (we are both avid runners, triathletes, and yogis) and caring for ourselves and were shocked at how many harmful pesticides and synthetic ingredients comprise the foods and the soaps, creams, lotions and perfumes that stock the shelves we as consumers are presented with in stores.

Feeling a little overwhelmed, we decided the simplest action we could take was to start growing some of our own food.  This way, we could be assured that what we were eating was grown safely and would nourish our bodies.

In 2011, after the purchase of our first home together, we quickly became enthralled with the possibilities of growing food in our small, suburban backyard (less than ¼ acre).  We built our very first raised garden beds (since our yard is nothing but hard packed clay) that spring and really truly fell in love with gardening.  

We started Grow Your Own Freedom in 2014 to share our passion, knowledge and philosophy with others.

Whether it is beginning to grow your own food, knowing a little bit more about the items you buy, going back to basics and enjoying a simpler lifestyle, or discovering nature’s goodness, we are here to help you on this journey.

Our Most Recent Blogs


3 Tips for Preparing The Vegetable Garden For Winter

When we first plant our gardens in the early spring everything looks so pristine. Neat and organized plantings. Clean and weed free beds. Young vigorous seedlings. And everything around the garden just seems to be coming to life. As the growing season wanes, and the colder weather starts to set in, that once thriving garden …


A Vegetable Garden Is Well Worth The Investment

I am a very detail-oriented person. Deliberative is one one of my strongest personality traits. This means I am very careful about making decisions and that I take a really long time to make decisions. When I started with my first two raised vegetable garden beds I honestly needed to justify to myself that the cost of …


10 Reasons We Should Grow Our Own Food

Ten Reasons We Should Grow Our Own Food: Taste. Home grown food really does taste better. There are so many varieties available with outstanding nutrient density, taste and texture that far surpass the grocery store options. Shelf life and durability are typically the only qualities and characteristics important to big chain stores. Not flavor. Not phytonutrients. …

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The 10 Step Vegetable Gardening System for Beginners eBook

The 10 Step Vegetable Gardening System for Beginners eBook

A powerful, focused step-by-step system to create, maintain, and improve your very own garden year after year with less effort, time, energy, and resources

Elevated Cedar Garden Bed

Elevated Cedar Garden Bed

Comfortably grow your delicate salad greens, herbs, and cut flowers on your deck or patio with this attractive elevated garden.

Our Raised Bed Vegetable Garden Services And Installations For The Greater Reading, PA Area

Starting a garden can be a bit overwhelming at first. What plants grow best around here?  What time of year do I plant tomatoes?  Do I plant seeds or small starter seedlings?  When and how much should I water?  Can I just plant right into my lawn?

Relax.  We can help and answer all of your questions and save you time trying to find out all of the answers yourself.

The Process

Natural and Organic Body Care Products

For simplicity, we have decided to move our natural and organic body care products from our website to our Etsy Shop – GrowYourOwnFreedom. Subscribe to our Newsletter for Natural Body Care to receive a complimentary 20% Off Coupon code for our Etsy Shop.