While there is much to be said for living in a big city where everything is right at hand, there is equally much to recommend country living if you like the peace and quiet only nature can offer. Some families dream of owning a home in the country and while they don’t have the financial […]
If your very first plant was a cactus that failed to thrive even with your best efforts, you probably don’t have a green thumb. While growing plants can be a challenge for those who don’t have a background in horticulture, it is also easy to make plant care over complicated. You can harm your houseplants […]
Unless you’re a die-hard sun-worshipping goddess, who in the world doesn’t love the romance of fall and winter? After all, you and your family get to wear those wonderful, cozy clothes and hike through the many-colored leaves, which need cleaning from the yard and choose never to comply with either rake or leaf-blower, leaving you […]
I love getting my monthly subscriptions from my favorite magazines. There are so many fun articles and relevant information to read. One of my husband’s favorite magazines to get is Outdoor Life. “Outdoor Life is “The Source for Hunting and Fishing Adventure.” We are one of North America’s premier multi-media brands focused on hunting, fishing, […]
Camping is a wonderful family activity, however, exposing your little ones to the great outdoors will always come with its own set of risks and dangers. As a parent, getting outside and teaching your kids about the wonders of nature can be an awesome experience, but it’s also important to ensure that your little ones […]
In celebrating National Park Service Birthday, you can get a free entry into National Parks near you on September 3oth. Click here to find a local National Park near you. Click here to find some other days National Parks are open for free entries.
Amazon is currently offering a free Easy Container Gardening for Amazon Kindle eBook. “Now you can have fresh healthy vegetables at your fingertips, and save money from buying expensive imports. An expert gardener and “accidental farmer” reveals her easy tips for vegetables that practically grow themselves.” Click here to get the free eBook.
MOM Tip: Want to grow your own hydrangea plants? Here are the steps on how to grow hydrangea from cuttings. Click here to get this tip from Mental Scoop.
Summer isn’t just summer without going camping. It’s a great way to spend time with family and friends while enjoying the outdoors. However, camping does take a lot of time and energy to plan. There is camping gear, food, packing up the family, and more that you need to make sure you have all done […]
Gardens are wonderful spaces to have, for the children to play in, for you to unwind and relax in after a busy day, to eat al fresco in the summer and enjoy seeing the plants grow and smell so sweetly. But as we all know, they can be tiresome and high maintenance. So what can […]