9 Ways to Prepare Your Yard and Garden for Spring

With spring around the corner, it’s time to prepare your garden and yard for the warm days ahead. Here are nine suggestions for what you could be doing now to spruce up your garden and yard for the spring. 1. Make sure you have a plan of what you want for your garden and yard. […]

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What are the Best Flowers for a Spring Window Box?

Whether you’re in New England blanketed in snow or somewhere warm, the promise of spring creeps ever closer, even it feels like it’s taking way too long. Now is the perfect time to choose the flowers you’ll use in your spring window boxes. With window boxes, you can plant flowers and herbs even if you…

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Winter Composting Tips – Outdoors & Inside

Composting is the magical process that turns kitchen scraps and yard waste into rich fertilizer. Okay, it’s not magic – it’s actually a scientific technique for controlling and enhancing the natural decomposition process. Composting usually takes place during spring and summer, but it’s possible to make the magic happen during winter, too. Outdoor Composting in…

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Decorating Window Boxes for Christmas

  ‘Tis the season – for Christmas window boxes, of course! As the holidays approach, neighborhoods abound with twinkling lights, elegant shades of red and green and all around seasonal cheer. Decorating window boxes for Christmas and wintertime makes a vibrant and fanciful addition to your outdoor decor. You’ll love them, and so will your…

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