We all have a responsibility to be more environmentally friendly and it is possible however small the contribution seems. With the advent of global warming and inclement and erratic weather patterns, it is not something that we can simply ignore. 2015 was the hottest year on record on the planet so the worrying signs are […]
During summer, weather can turn really hot, and in order to cool off, you will have to look for someplace a bit cooler. Instead of rushing to turn on your AC, try to spend some time in spring to grow a shade garden to better cool you during hotter days. On the other hand, you […]
The concept of growing a garden in today’s day and age is much different from what it used to be just a couple decades ago. However, when looking at the history of gardening, constant changes, developments, upgrades and updates are constantly present. Moreover, sticking to a certain system for too long is counterproductive when you […]
Gardening in summer is a pleasure; with the heat turned up and the sun shining, there is no better place to be than in the outdoors. Summer gardening is a great way to get your little ones engaged with nature, and learning through a fun activity. It is important for children to have a connection […]
Eating more healthy food is a goal for many families, who value a good diet and want nothing but the best quality food. Organic food is a perfect choice for this purpose, since it doesn’t just taste great, but it also loads the environment with no toxic chemicals and pesticides. This generally comes at a […]
“This is a fantastic infographic from Gabriel Ash which has been designed to help new gardeners get started with some helpful tips and advice on growing some of the most popular vegetables in their own garden. Advice on soil preperation, sowing the seeds, harvesting and aftercare are all provided in this infographic. Possible threats to […]
Is your New Year’s Resolution losing weight? Maybe it’s to go to the gym more? Why not start with the roots of living - eating green. Eating green doesn’t mean always eating vegetables, or eating foods that aren’t full in flavor. We can eat green and enjoy food. Here’s one caveat - eating green doesn’t mean you are […]
Summer Time is here! And that means there is now freetime to make all of those eco-friendly crafts you’ve been meaning to make, but haven’t had time. Here’s are my 10 favorite crafts sorted by difficulty.
Growing your own vegetables is a great way to get back to the earth and save a few dollars and cents. Not only will your organic zucchinis and tomatoes be tastier than those you buy in the store, they will be fresher, more conveniently gathered, and grown with an extra dose of love. What’s not to like?