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Hawk Watching – MGM – Monday Garden Minute

As I was researching scientific benefits of gardening for my upcoming talk, my usual daily, tiny, hummingbird sent this surrogate visitor today. I glance out of my office window and he glances back.  What does he want to convey? Ideas, please?💡 Perhaps, he flew in to get healing energy through the rainbow color spectrum of the… Continue reading Hawk Watching – MGM – Monday Garden Minute

Edible Gardens · gardening · plants

Protect Your Plants From The Heat

With Summer here, your garden is in full bloom - a testament to all of your hard work getting it ready. However, when the high temperatures arrive, your plants and flowers need special care. Water plants and flowers consistently If you drink water, then your plants drink it too. Most plants and flowers tend to get… Continue reading Protect Your Plants From The Heat

Edible Gardens · gardening · plants · travel

MGM – Monday Garden Minute🌿

This idea came to me in a dream - Mondays will have one minute segment about what is cooking in the garden 🙂 🌱 Backyard, front porch, lanai, outside world, anything that is pertinent to plant growth will be featured as a short segment on Mondays. What do you think guys, are you game? It will be… Continue reading MGM – Monday Garden Minute🌿

Edible Gardens · gardening · health · plants · Recipe

What Does Your Garden Say About You?

What does your garden say about you? Believe it or not, if you own a green space, it will always influence your wellbeing, inner thoughts, connection with earth and even your property value. Uneven spacing, messy items around the green area and its location all influence backyard's aesthetics and functionality. Here some interesting factors that will… Continue reading What Does Your Garden Say About You?

Edible Gardens · gardening · mental health · plants

Making More Of Your Outdoors

Does everyone love the great outdoors as much as I do? Fresh air, the buzz of nature, bird songs, sun rays, flower essences, blue sky, green grass, solitude and uniting with all living creatures, it's easy to see why people chose the hobby of Gardening (even if it takes a lot of physical labor). In fact,… Continue reading Making More Of Your Outdoors

Edible Gardens · gardening · plants

3 Easy Tips to Boost Your Curb Appeal

Overanalyzing the interiors of our homes over and over again, looking for elegant and comfortable solutions, sometimes leaves us no energy to spruce up the outdoors, entranceway, backyard, lanais, and the gateway. Here are 3 easy tips to add exciting eye-catching features to your household.   Beacons of light Have you ever come home late from… Continue reading 3 Easy Tips to Boost Your Curb Appeal

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Turning The Garden Into The Social Heart Of The House🏡

🌿Gardening is a relaxing, fulfilling way to spend your time out in the rain or sunshine and give your home a little curb appeal. However, it’s not for everyone. For those not interested in getting their thumbs green, the potential garden space can feel a little underused. It’s time to put an end to that,… Continue reading Turning The Garden Into The Social Heart Of The House🏡

Edible Gardens · gardening · Paws&Tails · plants · travel

Stay Safe in Your Yard This Summer 🔑

Who doesn't love being outdoors in the Summer? Sometimes it might be a little too warm, but even when it's hot, you can still find ways to enjoy yourself. Sunny Summer months allow you to spend more time outside, whether you want to do some gardening or just sit back and relax in your favorite… Continue reading Stay Safe in Your Yard This Summer 🔑

Edible Gardens · gardening · plants · Recipe

How To Get Your Garden Party Ready This Summer

Now that we’re almost into the Summer months, you’re probably thinking about how you can really get the most out of the warm season. You are not alone. After a long Winter spent mostly indoors, it is certainly exciting to get out and spend time outdoors. While enjoying social outings, sometimes, it’s just nice to… Continue reading How To Get Your Garden Party Ready This Summer

gardening · plants

Mother’s Day Invitation

Invitation to converse with Mother Earth on Mother's Day. No wonder we call Nature or Earth the “mother” when we consider how much she cares for us and nurtures us, and makes our very lives possible. Like our own mothers, Nature wishes we will do the right thing like she showed us. Today, why not have a… Continue reading Mother’s Day Invitation

gardening · Paws&Tails · plants · Recipe

Easy Ways to Use those Leftover Garden Vegetables

If you have a ton of garden vegetables left over from a harvesting session, like I do, then you may not want them to go to waste. You may put some in your compositing pile but at the end of the day, if you have perfectly good vegetables then this may seem like all of… Continue reading Easy Ways to Use those Leftover Garden Vegetables

gardening · Paws&Tails · plants

🌳Bottle Brush Tree

What a delight to grow around the house. Green leaves with Red Bottle like flowers that attract the multitude of pollinators. You never feel alone, listening to the busy life of bees, observing birds, butterflies, hummingbirds and flying critters that are sapping on red flower juice.  There are an upright species and one that has… Continue reading 🌳Bottle Brush Tree

Edible Gardens · gardening · plants

Earth Day Every Day 🌎

Happy Earth Day to everyone!  I am grateful to be on this planet, grow and learn and believe every single soul residing here has a particular mission to influence and make someone else's life better. Let's turn this Sunday into a fun day, too 🌟🌈🌟 Friends, please post your very last cell phone photograph that represents or… Continue reading Earth Day Every Day 🌎

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🌿Hail to Aloe Vera.🌿

Ancient, but Well-known Medicinal Plant that belongs in everyone’s kitchen today. 🌷Reposting one of my very first posts. This miracle plant has been a staple of my morning routine and this article serves as a gentle reminder to continue on the healing plant-based life path. Native to Africa, Aloe Vera is a hardy succulent that's… Continue reading 🌿Hail to Aloe Vera.🌿

Edible Gardens · gardening · plants

Growing Self Blogger Award

My Blogger Friend, Lisa, nominated me with this meaningful award, to my surprise and I am here to pass it forward. Her super creative and beautiful Paper design blog, at   lismorepaper.com. She sells high-quality digital paper through her Etsy shop. Working with watercolor, pen and ink, mixed media materials, and Adobe software, Lisa strives to… Continue reading Growing Self Blogger Award