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Help Your Garden Beat the Heat

Your plants can’t run for cover during hot, sunny days. Use these tips to help them survive heat and drought.
Hot, dry days can wilt plants and leave them vulnerable…
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10 Fun Water Games That Make a Splash!

Make a water park in your own backyard
When the weather’s nice, it’s a crime to keep indoors. But no one likes becoming dehydrated, either! Thankfully, there are many fun…
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Add Hardscape Interest to Your Garden

Once you’ve taken care of your lawn and garden tasks, it’s time to plan ahead. What are some of your hardscaping needs or dreams?
Hardscaping is a nonliving part of…
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Eat Your Yard

Stop fighting some of the weeds in your yard and save a little money by eating edible weeds and flowers.
It’s repurposing at its finest, nature as it’s intended. Make…
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10 Tips to Design a Gorgeous Garden

Design your dream garden!
Undertaking a project can be overwhelming, and getting your garden in shape is no different. While inspiration may strike while browsing the nursery, it’s essential that…
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Transform Your Garden into an Outdoor Kitchen

When the weather’s nice, you’ll want to take advantage by spending as much time outside as possible.
A cookout or even an outdoor cocktail get-together help make the most of…
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Different Ways to Preserve Herbs from the Garden

Preserving herbs from the garden brings flavor to meals all year round. 
Most chefs prefer to work with fresh herbs in the kitchen and they can afford to do that….
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Making Seed Bombs

Guerilla gardening made easy!
Whether you live in the suburbs or the city, seed bombs can be a great way to promote beautification–and making them is a fun craft for…
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Monochromatic Garden Splash

One color gardens have stunning eye appeal in bloom, and you can create one in a small section – as small as a container on your balcony – or…
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Comparing Mulches

Mulching around trees, shrubs, flowers and vegetables makes good gardening sense, especially if you use the right mulch for the job. We’ll compare a few mulch choices for common…
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