After a long, hot summer followed by a long, hot fall, it's finally begun to cool down here in the coastal region of North Carolina. This is the time of year that I love. There's a cool nip in the air, yet it isn't freezing cold. It's the perfect time to get out in the yard. This is the perfect time to tackle these 5 essential jobs to get your yard ready for winter.
If you’re a green-fingered garden lover, winter can be a hard time for you. But you don’t just have to gaze longingly at your seeds and pictures of blooming plants online. There are a few hardy fruits and vegetables that can be sown in greenhouses throughout the colder months. Growth can be slow for some, and others may be ready to harvest in spring, but these seven plants will keep you busy when there’s frost on the ground.
Pest removal has always been a serious concern for people. It has actually become a part of lives since the crops are considered the way of survival. There is a multitude of pest control methods that you can use. If you want to develop the best pest control method for your crops, you need to weigh out all your options.
In our world today, no two words have ever been more opposite than "DIY Projects" and "Teenagers". I mean, let's face it, why would a teen want to get down and dirty in the backyard when there are lots of cool stuff online to check out, friends to chat with on social media, and amazing … Continue reading DIY Projects You Should Teach Your Teen
It occurred to me this morning that I've never shared one of my favorite DIY's. It's crazy, because I use my Sweet Pomegranate Hand Scrub with Vitamin E every single day. Yet it just never thought to share it with ya'll!
I feel like I'm treading on slippery ground here with today's article. I mean, come on, everybody knows spring is the normal planting time for perennials, and here I am wanting to give you 5 reasons to plant those perennials this coming fall instead. But before you think about skipping this article, remember we've become friends … Continue reading 5 Reasons to Plant Perennials This Fall
The art of growing bonsai might seem intimidating to many, but do not be put off, as even people who aren’t considered to be ‘green-fingered’ can grow them. All that’s required is a bit of patience and care.
Fall is a season of colourful, beautiful flowers, and chrysanthemums (commonly referred to as mums) remain the season's most popular blossom. Mums feature in almost every fall decor, whether you're decorating your patio, porch or even the dining table! That's why we're all about the mums today. Here are 8 inspiring ways you can decorate … Continue reading 8 Ways to Decorate with Chrysanthemums This Fall
Recently, we talked about succulent vegetables you can enjoy planting in your garden this approaching fall. Today, we are focusing on the flowering species that are best suited to the autumn season. The fall season is usually a vibrant one characterized with lots and lots of beautiful colors and an enjoyable ambiance. Whether you're a … Continue reading 4 Colorful Flowers for Your Garden or Patio This Fall
Every season demands its own special decoration to highlight or emphasize its inherent characteristics. Autumn is no different and today we are going to check out 9 DIY ideas for decorating your patio this fall. A classic fall decoration combo is the pumpkin and mums duo. You know fall (and Halloween) is around the corner … Continue reading 9 DIY Ideas for Autumn Patio Decor