Outdoor Furniture: Accessorizing the Garden

August 30, 2018

Whether you have a big or a small space, outdoor furniture makes a space feel cozy and inviting. If you’re a DIY-er, there are tons of crafty tutorials out there to make your own out of pallets and other materials or if you’d rather stay away from the drill and glue, there are so many… Read more >

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 >

Creative Outdoor Lighting

July 31, 2018

Now that the summer is really heating up, most of us are trying to spend as much time outside as we can, especially at night when it’s a little cooler. With the right lighting, you can add on hours of useable outside time. Lighting can be added to pathways and stairs for easy accessibility, accentuate… Read more >

10 Therapeutic Benefits of Gardens: Creating a Sense of Well-Being

June 20, 2018

Whether you enjoy regular gardening or prefer more a of a low maintenance approach to your outdoor space, you’re still reaping the benefits of your garden either way. There are many therapeutic benefits of gardens that you might not have even realize. Stress relief- the sights, smells, and sounds of gardening helps to reduce cortisol… Read more >

Incorporating Soothing Elements Into the Landscape

January 5, 2018

I think we can all agree that 2017 seemed a bit more stressful of a year than usual. To start off 2018 with a relaxed mood, try incorporating a couple of soothing elements into your landscape to help create a nice retreat from the everyday stresses of work, school, etc. These soothing elements can be… Read more >