Seeding Calendar for Minnesota

March 5th, 2019|The Bauer's Blog|

Who doesn’t love watching seeds germinate and their tender shoots poking through the soil? We are sure you like it as much as we do. But as much as we get excited to see little sprouts of plants-to-be, when it comes to gardening, timing is everything. And in Minnesota with our unpredictable weather, it becomes [...]

Seeding Basics

February 19th, 2019|The Bauer's Blog|

Starting your garden from seeds is one of those activities in which everyone wins. You’ll save money while you work on growing food (and flowers) from scratch, it’s good for your health, and we like to think of it as an important way to reconnect with our space at home and outside. Whether you’re looking [...]

Repotting 101

February 5th, 2019|The Bauer's Blog|

Those of us with children are all too familiar with how fast they seem to grow. We’re also familiar with the constant struggle of supplying clothes that seem to fit one day, but are too small the next. While we (reluctantly) love to see them learn and grow every day, accommodating their steady growth spurts [...]

Unique DIY Ways to Display Your Houseplants

January 22nd, 2019|The Bauer's Blog|

Most houseplants will sit pretty all on their own. Place them in a stylish container, in the right kind of light, and they’ll grow to be a happy mainstay of your decor. Other houseplants, such as succulents and air plants, can feel a little more difficult to arrange attractively, but we like to see it [...]

Houseplants for Low Light Rooms

January 8th, 2019|The Bauer's Blog|

We hear regularly that people want to bring some life to their home or apartment, even their workspace, but they simply don’t have enough light. There are so many benefits to having fresh greens around all year long that it makes sense that everyone wants to have a little bit of it in their own [...]

Minnesota Grown’s December Feature

December 13th, 2018|Media, The Bauer's Blog|

Bauer's has been featured as one of Minnesota Grown's December Pick of the Month!  Click the photo below to read some great holiday decorating ideas.


December 12th, 2018|The Bauer's Blog|

As one of the most beloved holiday houseplants, poinsettias have long been a symbol of Christmas. The intense red hue of their bracts is cohesive with decorative schemes across the globe. Poinsettias are so popular, the U.S. Congress has given them a national day which falls on December 12th. Aside from their natural beauty, the [...]

The Christmas Tree Essentials

December 4th, 2018|The Bauer's Blog|

Decorating the tree with the whole family is one of the most adored traditions of the holiday season. It just doesn’t feel like Christmas until the tree is up and its fragrance has infiltrated every corner of the house with it’s pine scent. For most, Christmas trees are the centerpiece of the holiday season, brightening [...]

Best Ways to Use Cooking Apples

November 19th, 2018|Apple Recipes, The Bauer's Blog|

Apples are not only delicious but also incredibly versatile. With so many ways to use them, taking full advantage of all your apple tree’s hard work is not only simple, but also incredibly tasty. Here are some of our favorite ways to use cooking apples: Apple Pies As the saying goes, “as American as [...]

Apples and Our Pets

November 6th, 2018|The Bauer's Blog|

If an apple a day keeps the doctor away, does it also keep the vet away too? Here’s how our furry family members can help us to take advantage of the delicious harvest from our backyards: Apples for Dogs The most likely candidate for enjoying your apple harvest is your family dog. Many of [...]