Rethink Your Front Yard

Rethink Your Front Yard

It is almost September, and in my neck of the woods that means time for lawn chores …like seeding, feeding, and chemical weeding. If lawns look very bad after this summer’s drought, some might say you should start from scratch. Let’s look at that...
Fresh Greenery For Christmas Decor

Fresh Greenery For Christmas Decor

Basic Tips On Decorating With Greenery Do you love real evergreen wreaths, garlands, and arrangements? I do, too. But unless you order from a Florist, you may have some difficulty keeping your greenery looking fresh. Or maybe the idea of cutting your own, or putting...
Shrubs To Feed The Birds

Shrubs To Feed The Birds

I am writing this during one of the coldest, longest winters that I can remember in the lifetime I’ve lived in Ohio. It started at Thanksgiving with whiz-bang cold and snow and marched right through December. After a very short respite of January thaw, it dived...
Christmas Tree Choice Guide

Christmas Tree Choice Guide

Choosing Made Easy With This Evergreen Guide Which are the most popular? It depends on where you live, but folks from all over voted in a poll that compiled a list of the favorites. Here in Ohio, Fraser fir, Canaan fir, Douglas fir, Pine – both Scotch and...