Gardening is a hobby that offers a surprising amount of health benefits. It provides stress relief, physical activity, and stimulation of the brain, not to mention that it beautifies your yard and can provide food. It can even be great therapy for people with depression or who are recovering from addiction because of its built-in, mood-boosting benefits of exercise and fresh … [Read more...] about No Matter Your Yard Type, You Can Reap the Benefits of Gardening
Growing numbers of people are now becoming convinced of the importance of eating locally-grown food. After all, most of the world's populations live in cities. So it is no coincidence that interest in urban gardening is growing in popularity. In cities around the world, people are becoming enamored with the idea that they can grow their own food, increase their food security … [Read more...] about Growing Pains: Facing The Challenges of Urban Gardening
You waited until the last minute and now it's almost Mother's Day. But you can treat the Mom who loves to garden to a quick, easy, and customized present with this DIY garden sign. Because it's quickly personalized, it will look like you had made it weeks ago. Even better, nothing about this looks like an OMG I forgot about Mother's Day gift. RELATED POST: Candle Making … [Read more...] about Last Minute Mother’s Day Gift…Personalized DIY Yard Sign
The cutest of container gardens are easy to create with just a little time and imagination. In fact, any vessel or bucket can be turned into a container garden. In my opinion, unexpected containers add charm and a rustic folk-art appeal to your outdoor living space. Whether the container is large or small makes no difference at all. Indeed, you just need to creatively pair … [Read more...] about The Cutest Container Gardens Are Easy To Create!
Vegetable gardening can be quite easy for beginners, no need to sweat it! Save that for July! Follow these 5 easy tips that will help you plan for success in your gardening efforts. There are a lot of reasons that people start gardening. It's relaxing, a great way to connect with nature, you get healthy foods...the list goes on. Everyone has their own reason for … [Read more...] about Vegetable Gardening for Beginners: 5 Easy Tips for Success!