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Growing a Pet-Friendly Garden: What to Plant (and What to Avoid!)

Our fur babies are part of our family, and we want to do everything we can to make sure they are healthy and happy. So whether your dog or cat is an indoor or outdoor pet, or a combination of both, it’s important that the plants we keep in our home and garden are non-toxic. […]

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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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6 Summer Refreshes for Small Outdoor Spaces

Ah, summer. The backyard barbecues, the festivals and fairs, the white legs and farmer’s tans. It’s a time to get outdoors and enjoy all that the sun-filled season has to offer. It’s also time to think about your outdoor space: is it a sanctuary ready for relaxing and entertaining? Or is it filled with dead…

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