Natural Air Cleaning Tips

As we head into the cooler months keeping the air clean inside your home becomes more challenging when you can’t open the windows for...

Fall Lawn Care

The cooler months are coming and soon your lawn work will be complete for the season. To prepare your yard for the chilly weather...

Best Bulbs for Fall Planting

    Fall is just around the corner and now is the time to start planning your garden for the months ahead. Dozens of flowers must...

A Beginner’s Guide to Homesteading

  Times seem to be changing drastically all around us. Millennials are proudly sporting beards and using words like "Lumbersexual" to describe a whole different...

4 Critters You Should Stop Killing Now!

Summer has finally arrived, and many of us have been anxiously awaiting the warmer weather that accompanies it. As you spend more time outside,...

5 Tips for Landscaping on the Cheap

Anyone who’s ever been to a botanical garden or driven through a swanky neighborhood with professionally landscaped flower beds has likely had serious plant...

6 Musts for Achieving a Beautiful Lawn

It wasn’t too long ago that the patriarch in the family was considered the go-to caretaker for all things lawn-related, as it was seen...

The Best Flowers For Spring Gardens

Spring is in the air and as the weather turns warmer it is time to start planning what improvements you’d like to make to...

Grow Greener! 3 Garden Ideas From Repurposed Household Items

  Did you know that gardens can grow so much more than pretty flowers and tasty vegetables? Gardening is shown to reduce stress, elevate your...

The Dos and Don’ts Of Composting

Reduce your family's ecological footprint by composting instead of throwing every item of waste in the trash. But, the rules of composting can be...

Composting: Getting Started

Composting is a great way to reduce waste and create a precious, natural fertilizer for your garden. But, do you know the simple steps...

Natural Pest Repellents

Now that summer is in full force, all kinds of creepy crawlies are back in our lives.  Unfortunately, traditional pest repellents are filled with...

How To: Build A Raised Bed Vegetable Garden

Raised garden beds are all the rage right now. However, buying store bought kits can prove pricey! This post will show you how to...

Detoxify Your Home’s Air With Plants

There are many known toxins lurking in the average home. A few of these common toxins are formaldehyde, trichloroethylene, and benzene. These substances can...

Seasonal Guide To Planting Your Vegetable Garden

Image courtesy of / FreeDigitalPhotos.net The following is a guide to which plants need to be planted in which season. More specific planting times...