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Gardening Enthusiasts Welcome

Gardening Enthusiasts Welcome

**Calling all gardening enthusiasts!**

If you haven’t been to The Machine Shed Gift Shop lately, you haven’t seen our amazing new gardening selection! We have everything from garden essentials and tools to starter kits and lawn decorations. There is a variety of grow your own garden kits – and the great thing about any of them is that you don’t have to have a green thumb!

If you are just beginning your love of gardening, make sure to download your free copy of our new Companion Planting Gardening E-Book! If you have any gardening tips you would like to share, make sure to drop them in the comments below.

Previous Posts

Garden Party Veggie Pots

There is something about spring that inspires get-togethers and with the warmer weather on its way, it’s time to soak up Spring with a garden party! Whether you’re celebrating a bridal shower, mother’s day, a baby shower, anniversary, or just need a reason to host a...

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Spring Cleaning

Hello Spring! The brutal winter finally came to an end and the Spring brings a season of plans and projects. With the warmer weather here, it’s time to revitalize our living spaces with the changing season.To kick off this season of plans and projects we...

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The Haynes Family Heirloom

We would like to present the new addition to the Urbandale Machine Shed - 630 John Deere tractor. The family tractor spent its life nestled in the rolling hills of Manchester, Iowa on a small dairy farm belonging to the Haynes family.  A place where a bountiful blue...

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Join the Candy Club!

Have a sweet tooth? Well, you’re just in luck because the Candy Club has made its way to the shelves at The Machine Shed! You will find a variety of exceptional candies in our gift shop, including Confetti Drops, Pink Piglets, Cookie Dough Bites, Cupcake Bites, Cotton...

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Bacon Apple Pupcakes

Want to make the best dog treats that your pups will be sure to love? We tried out both recipes included on Nordicware's Puppy Love Treat Pan, which is available for purchase in the Machine Shed Gift Shop. The two recipes included are for Bacon Apple...

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Countdown to Lent!

Did you know Lent starts next week? We may be known for pork and steak, but we have some amazing seafood options here at The Shed as well! Featured in this video is Chef Guy DeSerio who currently works at Rockford Machine Shed and has been with the company...

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Meet the People Behind the Recipes

The Machine Shed Cookbook was released a few months ago and we are still very excited about sharing our favorite recipes with all of our patrons. The cookbook has been dedicated to all of our Shedheads who are either past, present or future, all of our...

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Hollanadaise Sauce

Oops! In case you happened to notice, we forget to include the hollandaise sauce ingredients for the Machine Shed Farmer's Benedict in our new cookbook. It is such a delicious part of the recipe that we wanted to make sure you had it. You can find the rest...

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Brisket Potato Skins

Super Bowl Sunday is just days away, which means it’s time for a party with the best Super Bowl appetizers! Whether your favorite team has made it to the Super Bowl this year or you really are just showing up for the for the commercials, we do know one...

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Share the Warmth E-book!

Just in time for National Soup Month, we are releasing our new e-book! With the weather dropping down to the single digits, "Share the Warmth" has recipes for some of the Machine Shed's delicious soups that will be sure to warm you up, tips & tricks on how to...

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