Plant a Window Box Vegetable Garden!

Just because you live in an apartment, condo, or small house with little green space doesn’t mean you can’t experience the joys (and yes, frustrations) of edible gardening. Growing vegetables in your window boxes are a great way to enjoy a “harvest-to-table” lifestyle when you don’t have a lot of outdoor space. Here’s how to […]

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Ah, Those Summer Nights! Grow These Bug-Repellent Plants to Keep Your Patio Pest-Free

We’ve all been there: you barely break out the cheese plate at your patio party and someone (maybe you) runs inside due to an impromptu mosquito attack. Summer soirees are ruined before they can start because of these party-crashing pests, and aside from donning a citronella suit, what can you do? Enter this arsenal of…

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Earth Day Everyday Tips for You and Your Garden

Earth Day is on April 22nd, and this year we are celebrating it by sharing some everyday household tips on how to contribute to a healthier planet while, at the same time, enjoying some perks for you and your family.

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Composting without Going Crazy: Tips for Newbies

I think I know why you’re here. If you’re like me, you want to do what you can to help the environment (and help yourself in the garden at the same time), but you haven’t yet nailed down this composting thing. And let’s be honest: the thought of keeping smelly scraps in your kitchen doesn’t…

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