Playscapes: Landscape Elements for Children

August 3, 2018

Growing up I was lucky enough to have parents who encouraged me to play outside whenever I could and let me get dirty when I wanted to (and didn’t let me have a cell phone until I was 18, so that may have contributed to my amount of outside time). My summers were spent riding… Read more >

Garden Hack of the Month: Regrowing Vegetable Scraps

July 13, 2018

Once you’ve harvested your veggies, what do you do with all of the scraps? You might compost them or throw them out like most people. But did you know that there are some vegetables that you can regrow instead of having to sow new seeds or buy new starts? Before you throw your next harvest… Read more >

Perennial Edibles: Part 2

May 18, 2018

If an edible garden seems too daunting for you or too much work, perennial fruits and vegetables may be a good option for you. These plants will come back every year without having to re-do everything every year. You can read our previous post for more perennial fruits and veggies here. Figs- With their tropical… Read more >

Medicinal Plants You Can Grow in Your Garden

April 27, 2018

Medicinal plants can sometimes sound like a scary thing but these easy to find and grow plants all have wonderful health benefits. Always remember that you should start out with small doses of anything new so that you know how you tolerate it. It’s also important to know exactly where you’re getting these from. You… Read more >

Protein Packed Plants You Can Grow in Your Garden

March 14, 2018

I’m sure you’ve heard of the trend #meatlessmondays and there’s tons of people out there that practice that. But what if you’re trying to go #meatlesseveryday? Whether it’s for health reasons or you just don’t feel like eating meat, it can sometimes be tricky to find protein options that are yummy and help fill you… Read more >