A greenhouse is a structure that's made out of a transparent material like glass and provides plants the protection they need from cold weather. But really a greenhouse is a structure that's created for the love of gardening.
01 Sep 2021
Wind chimes are popular not just for their beautiful sounds but also for purifying and enhancing energy. The soothing and melodious sounds make them a popular addition to the home and garden where a gentle breeze will bring music to your ears and possibly bring positive energy into your surroundings.
What does it mean when you see a dragonfly? It means many things because of what the dragon fly symbolizes.
The dragonfly is an ancient creature that’s gone through many changes in the past 300 million years making them the perfect symbol for transformation and change. This winged insect is one of the oldest species on earth.
What is seasonal eating? Eating seasonally means you are eating the freshest local food. It's purchasing and consuming the fruits and vegetables that are locally grown at their prime time of harvest. (It's extra special if it's grown in your own garden.) The produce will be simply delicious and fresh because it's picked when it's at its best.
In full disclosure - we started keeping chickens before keeping chickens during Covid was cool. Here at Calgo we already knew the benefits of the backyard fowl before chickens became the unexpected pet of the pandemic. The surprising trend of tending chickens came from the unease about food security coupled with new stay at home stay away from work policies. New lifestyles had people flocking to the hatcheries. But raising chickens is more than a pandemic past time and shouldn't be attempted without serious consideration.
Growing a garden with your children is more than just planting seeds. When you make planting a garden
a family event, you reap more than just vegetables. There are so many benefits to teaching your
children how to create a garden and here’s our top five reasons to get planting with your kids.
And we experienced that first hand when our community came out to support Art in the Garden on Saturday, April 24. The 65+ artists in attendance were amazing, and we couldn't believe the steady flow of patrons! We were also graced with a beautiful day; the weather was absolutely perfect.
March is Women's History Month—a time set aside to highlight and honor women's contributions and accomplishments throughout history and contemporary society. What began as a one-day event is now a month-long reminder of what women are capable of, and each day is a new day to recognize the trailblazers who have led and continue to lead the way for change.
We believe in giving back and supporting organizations that are close to our hearts. And we love to partner with likeminded businesses to bring you unique products that are both functional and art. Even better if they have a purpose and help communities and organizations in need.