Planning for Fall Planting Time!

Planning for Fall Planting Time! Most of the country is getting ready for fall while we living in SCV are still in full summer heat, so talking about Fall Planting may seem premature – but it is not because Planting requires Planning and that is exactly what we should...

Creating a Garden Oasis During a Drought

Creating a Garden Oasis During a Drought The pandemic has shown us the value of having an oasis in your own backyard, a little slice of heaven to spend time in. Although we are all now getting out and about, having somewhere beautiful to come home to is both wonderful...

We All Need a Garden Sanctuary These Days!

We All Need a Garden Sanctuary These Days! Times are strange right now, there is so much uncertainty and it is both bringing families together and keeping them apart. There is a way to help calm everyone’s nerves and keep your family safe and healthy, and that is by...

Dog Friendly Gardens

Dog Friendly Gardens With a lot of us spending our work hours at home, we are bonding even more with our dogs. We love our pets, and we love our gardens, unfortunately, the two don’t always live in harmony.There are quite a few animal behaviors that can become a...

Landscaping using the Watershed Method

Landscaping using the Watershed Method If you would like to save water and help our planet, you can be part of the cure. In this article I’ll give you tips on how to do that. You may be confused by people with conflicting advice, so you need a few tools to distinguish...