When the space is challenged with no windows, create the illusion of view with art work that depicts a nature scene. Green soothes...
Anyone who gardens or simply cooks a lot of vegetables quickly finds out - you must have a compost pile! Vegetable waste translates into useful fertilizer and soil very quickly if you compost, so it is a huge waste NOT to create some composting system - not to mention the cost of buying bags of [...]
When my husband introduced me to his two icelandic sheep, I asked what their names were. He looked slightly embarrassed and told me he hadn't named them. Strangely, two names instantly came to me, and I asked if I could use them. He kindly acquiesced. So let me introduce you to two of the biggest contributors to [...]
Contrary to what you might think, people can and do garden in the desert. However there are certain obstacles to overcome that those of you in more clement areas won't have to worry much about. For one thing, we only get about 7 inches of rain a year here. Yes, a YEAR. Back in NC [...]
If you're a gardener but have never planted from seed before, you really must try it. Every year when I plant seeds there's always some doubt: they might not come up. And yes, sometimes for various reasons some seeds don't come up. But most of them do. Suddenly, on their own schedule, they come up, sprouting [...]