~ The first Earth Day celebration occurred on April 22, 1970, when 20 million Americans across the country marched in protest against rising pollution. The event sparked a movement for environmental protection. Today, Earth Day is recognized worldwide in 192 countries by more than a billion people. This year's theme should be Climate Action. The reality… Continue reading Earth Day Turns 50!
~ Spring is here, most of us have time now and it is time to start thinking about planting. World affairs are new, transformative, especially if you are affected and staying home, like me! Yet, it does not mean you can not have a little fun thinking about all the beautiful flowers you could have… Continue reading Spring Is The Season For Flowers
~ "What are you plans today?" My husband asked...Uhm, none? What a new concept to master. Getting one with Nature is in order then. And I went outside.... Full of Hope, light, and love. Make it a very grounding, introspective, nutritious and safe day. Until next time, dear friends. Luda@PlantsandBeyond🌿 Photographs listed here do not… Continue reading Grounding and Meditating
Hey friends ~ ~ These are unusual times. While our day-to-day routines have changed pretty dramatically, it is important to remember that we can still seek joy, peace, and health. We might need to keep some physical distance from each other for a while, but we don’t need to shut ourselves in. The outdoors is… Continue reading New Cosmic Year
~ A Physician once said, "The best medicine for humans is Love." Someone said, " What if it does not work?" He smiled and said, "Increase the dose." These words sank too deep into my soul, especially when this morning I witnessed the natural, unprocessed, condition free love between the Creator's birds. These Rain Doves… Continue reading Morning Love
~ What a scarlet bursting 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… Continue reading Bottle Brush Tree and Shrub
~What is the secret to a perfect garden? The answers conjuring in our minds are likely as diverse and imaginative as the gardeners and their gardens themselves. The garden's beauty lies in the eye of the beholder. Is it the majestic trees which provide welcome shade and a haven for local birdlife? Is it the… Continue reading Lawn And Order: 3 Reasons Why Your Lawn Does Not Look As Good As It Should
~ They say that good things come in small packages, but not every homeowner would agree. If you have a compact garden, you might think that your options are limited. The good news is that there are myriad ways to make a small yard look bigger. Here are some simple tips to help you create… Continue reading From Bijou To Beautiful: Making The Most Of A Small Garden
~ Trees are the lungs of the Earth. They absorb huge amounts of carbon dioxide that circulates and purifies the atmosphere. There are countless reasons to ensure that your garden design includes trees. Some are ranging from the fact that our tall tree friends offer excellent protection from sun rays, host shelter for wildlife, provide oxygen… Continue reading Garden Trees: Commonly Asked Questions – Answered!
~ Every single day, I am grateful to Earth, Nature, and Trees. Found this cute, funny and perfect on this special Earth day. Luda@PlantsandBeyond.com🌿 The images here do not belong to Luda @PlantsandBeyond.com ©PlantsandBeyond.com 🌱
If you forget to focus on your garden this year, then you really will have your hands full once it gets unmanageable. You have this spacious back yard or wonderful front lawn in front of your home that could be used for inspiring new blooming natural landscape, but somehow instead of new growth, you find overgrown brambles… Continue reading The Little Touches Your Garden Is Missing
Nature is deeply healing to our soul. Fresh air, flowers, and trees has a direct link to our wellbeing. Stress and anxiety seem to melt away under the sun, by the water, and amongst the trees. It increases a positive mood, emotionally and physically, reducing blood pressure, heart rate, muscle tension, and the production of […]… Continue reading When Fashion and Nature Collide
~ With spring a few months away, it’s time to start thinking about planting. Yes, it might still be a little early, especially if you still experience frost on the ground where you live, but that does not mean that you can not have a little fun thinking about all the beautiful flowers you could… Continue reading Spring Is The Season For Flowers
~ How many of us dream of having a big beautiful garden, with luscious green lawns that stretch out in front of us as soon as we open our backdoors? We imagine all of the things that we could do with a big outdoor space. We think of fresh green grass, bountiful fruit trees, colorful… Continue reading How To Manage Large Lawns and Gardens
~ Trees invented social media way before humans created the internet. A hidden network creates a thriving community among individual Trees. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yWOqeyPIVRo All life form is interdependent on each other. Plants, trees, grass, bushes, and shrubs are “all alive” albeit in their own way. It’s the Mother Earth which is the foundational source of all… Continue reading The Social Network Of Trees