With so many benefits to growing your herbs and vegetables in raised garden beds, you'd think it might be difficult to choose one reason that best sums up why you should...but the truth of the matter is, raised garden beds will yield more produce with less effort. Need we say more?
If you've never done it, and/or have been thinking about it, this is the year to start your own garden. We all have a little bit more time than usual and a little "dirt therapy" will do us all good!
We all know that gardens are the source of beautiful flowers and fresh fruits and vegetables, but the power of working the earth will also help soothe your soul.
In this time of uncertainty and crisis, we all seek solace and comfort in the peace of our homes. Now is the perfect time to take advantage of our current situation and take inventory of our personal space—including our yards—and planning how we can make the an oasis for ourselves and our families.
Below we offer a few tips on how to plan for your own dream back yard.
Looking for an easy way to give back and make a positive social impact? Choosing fair trade items, artisan made products, and seeking out businesses that give back when doing your holiday shopping will give dual purpose to your gift giving—making it that much more satisfying.
There’s no cozier time than fall than to gather your friends, light a fire, and enjoy some easy entertaining... And after a day of apple picking or searching for the perfect pumpkin in the crisp outdoors, a simmering pot of butternut squash soup and a generous serving of warm bread will certainly help to ward off the autumn chill.