A Busy Mom Learns How to Container Garden with Planted Places

I am a mom of two who tries to eat healthily, but I'm an everything-in-moderation kind of gal. I cook, bake treats and make my own ice cream. I believe that food grown without pesticides is better for my family, but the produce I buy isn't always organic. Sometimes organic options aren't available, or the price is much higher than the conventionally grown option—again, everything in moderation.

My family and I live in New England. We have a couple of raised-bed gardens in our backyard, and the