Gardening Tips

DIY: Cheer Up Your Room with a Terrarium
on January 22, 2016 at 9:30 pm / in Gardening Tips, Home & Garden Tips, Home Decorating Tips, Inside the Home, Tips & Helpful Advice

DIY: Cheer Up Your Room with a Terrarium

A bleak house indeed now that the Christmas tree and all other holiday lights and decorations have been put away. You can’t deny that winter is firmly entrenched, and not about to go away any time soon. But there’s no reason why you can’t create an eclectic indoor garden that keeps the bare look of winter at bay. Terrariums are […]

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Millennials are Most Likely to Commit Yard Etiquette Offenses
on October 14, 2015 at 7:32 pm / in Gardening Tips, Landscaping Tips, Meeting Neighbors

Millennials are Most Likely to Commit Yard Etiquette Offenses

As a new homeowner, you might not be acquainted with a phenomenon called Yard Etiquette Offenses, and if you’re a Millennial to boot, well, you’re one of those singled out as most likely to commit such heinous acts. So, who exactly is pointing this judgy finger? You can place the blame squarely on a U.S. study by Lowe’s that found […]

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Tips for Saving Water – Our Most Precious Resource
on July 1, 2015 at 11:04 pm / in Gardening Tips, Home & Garden Tips, Landscaping Tips, Money Saving Tips, Outdoor Living, Projects & Tips, Tips & Helpful Advice

Tips for Saving Water – Our Most Precious Resource

Water is the planet’s most precious resource. Access to clean water is a privilege that, unfortunately, many people still take for granted. Even if you don’t live in the currently drought-stricken west, conserving water is still something everyone should be doing. As our population continues to grow, maintaining water resources will always be a primary need. By utilizing new water […]

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Enjoy the Peak of Spring Gardening
on May 22, 2015 at 7:45 pm / in Gardening Tips, Home & Garden Tips, Outdoor Living, Projects & Tips, Tips & Helpful Advice

Enjoy the Peak of Spring Gardening

For many areas around the country, the peak of spring is a long-awaited time to get outside and enjoy the warmer days of sunshine after a harsh winter. Spring also brings longer days, often giving ample time after the work day is over to enjoy being outside in the yard. This post shares some fantastic ideas from houzz.com on spring […]

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Springtime Chores for the Birds
on April 22, 2015 at 5:46 pm / in Gardening Tips, Landscaping Tips

Springtime Chores for the Birds

While bird feeding is a year-round activity that benefits both you and the birds, there are a few springtime chores that you can do to keep your yard birds happy, healthy, and, naturally, coming back. Take stock of your feeders Chances are, if you’ve been offering birds food in the winter (and you should), by the time spring rolls around, some […]

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4 tips for home gardening
on May 30, 2014 at 12:45 pm / in Gardening Tips, Home & Garden Tips

4 tips for home gardening

Growing a home garden creates beauty, oxygen and even food for our families to enjoy. If you’re looking to get more from your home garden, here are four easy ways to improve a green thumb.

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Geting Kids Outside: Start A Veggie Patch Project Today
on May 9, 2014 at 12:45 pm / in Around The Home, Gardening Tips, Outdoor Living, Projects & Tips

Geting Kids Outside: Start A Veggie Patch Project Today

Thinking about ways to engage your children in gardening and educational opportunities outside of the classroom?

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Tips for Saving Money & Water this Spring
on April 11, 2014 at 12:45 pm / in Around The Home, Gardening Tips, Home & Garden Tips, Homeowner Tips, Landscaping Tips, Money Saving Tips

Tips for Saving Money & Water this Spring

Water is the planet’s most precious resource. Access to clean water is a privilege that, unfortunately, many people still take for granted.

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Springtime Lawn Prep – The Perfect Time to Start
on March 28, 2014 at 12:45 pm / in Around The Home, Gardening Tips, Landscaping Tips

Springtime Lawn Prep – The Perfect Time to Start

If you live in a climate where your yard has been hibernating for months, then you’re probably ready for warmer weather and a hint of green outside your kitchen window.

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Prepping Your Yard For Fall
on October 28, 2013 at 4:35 pm / in Gardening Tips

Prepping Your Yard For Fall

Fall can be a very busy time as kids go back to school, all four major sports are in play, and daylight hours continue to shrink. However, if you wait until spring to tend to your yard, you’ll find it’s too late to get the growth results you’re expecting. Here are a few simple, quick tasks you can focus on […]

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