Staycationing

Staycationing

Gas is expensive and plane travel is less than ideal these days. So what do you do when you have some time off and need a vacation? May we suggest a staycation. This suggestion may have the kids whining at first but we have some ideas to make it a great family...
Keeping Things Pinteresting

Keeping Things Pinteresting

Where do you find inspiration for your outdoor projects? Walking around your neighborhood? Flipping through magazines? Scrolling through Instagram? Pinterest is an amazing place to organize all of those pieces of inspiration and find many, many more. If you’ve never...
Kitchen Gardens for Absolute Beginners

Kitchen Gardens for Absolute Beginners

If you’ve never grown your own food it can be intimidating to know where to start. Try not to take an all-or-nothing approach. You absolutely do not need to turn your backyard into a meticulously planned out mini-farm in order to reap the benefits of home-grown...
A Must-do Winter Storm Prep Checklist

A Must-do Winter Storm Prep Checklist

When winter storms are looming in the forecast, do you know what to do to prepare your outdoor living area? Hint: panic buying every roll of toilet paper and loaf of bread on the grocery store shelves is not the answer. Instead, spending just a few minutes on small...